Artificial pneumothorax for collapse of lung

Known as: Pneumothorax, Artificial, Artificial Pneumothorax, Artificial Pneumothoraxs 
Injection of air or a more slowly absorbed gas such as nitrogen, into the PLEURAL CAVITY to collapse the lung.
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2011
2011
This report describes seven cases in which a pneumothorax was artificially created for relief from severe pain that occurred… (More)
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2006
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2006
STUDY OBJECTIVES Pneumothorax is a common complication of lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM), and the optimal approach to its… (More)
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2005
Review
2005
Pyothorax-associated lymphoma (PAL) is a non-Hodgkin lymphoma of exclusively B-cell phenotype developing in the pleural cavity of… (More)
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2002
2002
We report 12 European cases of pyothorax-associated lymphomas occurring 30-67 years following artificial pneumothorax for… (More)
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1997
1997
We report the successful surgical treatment of chronic expanding hematoma in the chest. Four patients who had previously… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
DNA sequences belonging to the recently discovered Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus (KSHV), now provisionally designated… (More)
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1993
Review
1993
Thoracoscopy is increasingly being used for diagnosis and treatment of pleuropulmonary disease. The recent revival was made… (More)
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1968
1968
Our knowledge of the pathway of excitation in the human heart is restricted mainly to the time sequence of subepicardial muscle… (More)
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1965
1965
 
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