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Chest wall structure

Known as: Wall, Chest, Thoracic Wall, Wall of thorax 
The total system of structures outside the lungs that move as a part of breathing; it includes all structures from the skin to the parietal pleura.
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
BACKGROUND Postmastectomy radiotherapy was shown in previous meta-analyses to reduce the risks of both recurrence and breast… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Women with primary invasive breast cancer receive both local and systemic treatment. Surgery and radiation therapy are local… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Abstract Objective: We studied an ultrasound sign, the fleeting appearance of a lung pattern (lung sliding or pathologic comet… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Postmastectomy radiotherapy is associated with a lower locoregional recurrence rate and improved disease-free and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND We initiated a phase 1 clinical study to determine the safety and bioactivity of direct myocardial gene transfer of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Radiotherapy after mastectomy to treat early breast cancer has been known since the 1940s to reduce rates of local… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Irradiation after mastectomy can reduce locoregional recurrences in women with breast cancer, but whether it prolongs… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
PURPOSE Breast cancer frequently overexpresses the product of the HER2 proto-oncogene, a 185-kd growth factor receptor (p185HER2… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Part I: General Concepts 1. Therapeutic Exercise: Foundational Concepts 2. Prevention and Wellness Part II: Applied Science of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Breast cancer multifocality was studied in mastectomy specimens by correlated specimen radiography and histologic techniques. The… Expand
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