Pleuropneumonectomy for diffuse pleural metastasis in primary lung cancer.


OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study is to analyze a single institution experience with pleuropneumonectomy for pleural metastasis and malignant pleural effusion in primary lung cancer. MATERIALS AND METHODS From August 1978 to August 2011, 66 consecutive patients with lung cancer underwent pleuropneumonectomy. Patients were followed-up after the operation… (More)
DOI: 10.4103/0973-1482.119115


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@article{Jin2013PleuropneumonectomyFD, title={Pleuropneumonectomy for diffuse pleural metastasis in primary lung cancer.}, author={Wen-Bo Jin and Chao-yang Liang and Yang-hong Peng and Nai-kang Zhou}, journal={Journal of cancer research and therapeutics}, year={2013}, volume={9 Suppl 2}, pages={S92-7} }