Anterior mediastinum

Known as: prevascular space, MEDIASTINUM, ANTERIOR, Mediastinum anterius 
The area between the lungs; it contains the thymus, some lymph nodes, and vessels and branches of the internal thoracic artery.
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2006
2006
The mediastinum is divided into compartments (anterior, middle, posterior) on the basis of lateral chest radiographs. Several… (More)
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2006
2006
Dear Sir: Heterotopia of pancreatic tissue is a common developmental anomaly reported in about 2% of all autopsies. Ectopic… (More)
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND We report our initial experience with the application of robotic-assisted technologies to the treatment of diseases of… (More)
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2005
2005
We report an uncommon clinical case of anterior mediastinal localization of ectopic pancreatic tissue. A 39-year-old male was… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Hydatid disease remains a serious health problem for the Mediterranean countries, such as Turkey. Living in a rural area is an… (More)
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2000
2000
Primary malignant melanoma of the mediastinum is extremely rare. We report a case not previously reported of primary malignant… (More)
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Lymphomas are the most common cause of masses in the pediatric mediastinum. More than 50% of children with lymphoblastic lymphoma… (More)
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1996
1996
Two thyroidectomized patients with a history of differentiated thyroid carcinoma are presented who had nonmetastatic mediastinal… (More)
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1994
1994
Computed tomography (CT) is the study of choice for evaluating disease in the anterior mediastinum. Mediastinal CT is usually… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
Thoracoscopy has been found useful for both the diagnosis and treatment of anterior mediastinal disorders. We have reserved it… (More)
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