Bilobectomy

A therapeutic surgical procedure involving the removal of two lobes of the right lung.
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2004
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2004
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to identify risk factors associated with the onset of atrial fibrillation after thoracic… (More)
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2003
2003
Pulmonary vein thrombosis is a rare but potentially life threatening complication following lobectomy or bilobectomy. We present… (More)
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2001
2001
OBJECTIVE Apical residual air space and prolonged air leak are not uncommon entities following resection of upper lobe of the… (More)
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2000
2000
BACKGROUND Removal of the right middle and lower lobes often leaves a pleural space problem that can cause prolonged air leaks… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
Postoperative death used to be an important complication of resections for lung cancer, especially in elderly patients. To… (More)
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1992
1992
From 1978 to 1988, 148 bilobectomies (21 upper and middle and 127 lower and middle) were performed for bronchogenic carcinoma. A… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
Between 1960 and 1988, 139 consecutive patients underwent pulmonary resection for metastatic colorectal carcinoma. Median… (More)
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1988
1988
During a 12-year period, bilobectomy was performed on 166 patients for the treatment of primary lung carcinoma: 108 patients (65… (More)
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1983
1983
Female rats (mean body weight, 245 g) were subjected to resection of the upper and middle lobes of the right lung (25% of the… (More)
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1979
1979
Rats 23 days of age were subjected to resection of the upper and middle lobes of the right lung. After 45 days of recovery, their… (More)
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