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Benign Thymoma

Known as: thymoma benign 
A thymoma that is completely surrounded by a capsule, without evidence of capsular invasion, infiltration of the surrounding tissues, and metastases.
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND Video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS) is used for the diagnosis and treatment of some mediastinal lesions. However… Expand
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1999
1999
Benign thymomas occasionally are complicated with pericardial effusion, but to our knowledge none has been reported with… Expand
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1998
1998
The mechanism of muscle weakness in myasthenia gravis and its possible relation to antibodies that are directed against the… Expand
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Thymomas are a heterogeneous group of tumors. Treatment of invasive lesions is not well standardized. The aim of this… Expand
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Thus far, there are no immunohistochemical markers that are specific for thymic epithelial neoplasms, although demonstration of… Expand
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1993
1993
The aim of this study was to determine the predictors of long-term survival following surgical resection of thymoma. Forty-one… Expand
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1988
Highly Cited
1988
The thymus is believed to play a central role in the pathogenesis of Myasthenia gravis (MG). According to a previous hypothesis… Expand
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1985
1985
Non-traumatic hemothorax is rare and in the case we report was due to rupture of a benign thymoma. The clinical course of the… Expand
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1974
Highly Cited
1974
Fifty-four patients with thymoma were seen at Memorial Hospital from 1928 to 1972. There were 18 benign and 36 malignant thymomas… Expand
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1958
1958
FOURTEEN cases of aregenerative anemia associated with benign thymoma have been reported to date in the medical literature.1 2 3… Expand
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