Mediastinal granuloma and fibrosing mediastinitis.


Thirty-one patients with mediastinal granuloma and fibrosing mediastinitis were seen at the Mayo Clinic from 1975 through 1977. Review of this series reveals that surgery is necessary to establish a diagnosis if the lesions are noncalcified and indeterminate. Fibrosing mediastinitis most likely develops after rupture of the fibrocaseous material from… (More)


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@article{Dines1979MediastinalGA, title={Mediastinal granuloma and fibrosing mediastinitis.}, author={David E. Dines and William S. Payne and Philip E. Bernatz and Peter C. Pairolero}, journal={Chest}, year={1979}, volume={75 3}, pages={320-4} }