Infectious Mediastinitis

Known as: Mediastinal infection 
An acute or chronic infectious process affecting the mediastinum.
National Institutes of Health

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2014
2014
The esophagogastric junction (EGJ) is a difficult location for endoscopic resection due to its narrow lumen and sharp angle… (More)
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2008
2008
The aim of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of computed tomography (CT) findings in the diagnosis of mediastinitis… (More)
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2008
2008
Transesophageal endoscopic ultrasound with fine-needle aspiration (EUS-FNA) is a minimally invasive technique to investigate the… (More)
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND AND STUDY AIM Endoscopic ultrasonography (EUS) now has an important place in the diagnosis of gastroenteropancreatic… (More)
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1999
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1999
BACKGROUND Descending necrotizing mediastinitis represent a virulent form of mediastinal infection requiring prompt diagnosis and… (More)
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1999
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1999
BACKGROUND Descending necrotizing mediastinitis resulting from oropharyngeal abscess, is a serious, life-threatening infection… (More)
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1997
1997
BACKGROUND Deep sternal wound infection (mediastinitis) occurred in 21 out of 4043 consecutive patients who underwent a… (More)
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1990
1990
From July 1, 1984, through June 30, 1989, after 1,259 open heart operations, 110 patients (8.7%) underwent 162 early reoperations… (More)
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1989
1989
Sternal or mediastinal infection after heart operations occurs infrequently but carries a high cost in money, morbidity, and… (More)
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1976
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1976
Mediastinal sepsis following open heart surgery is a significant cause of death. Open drainage of the mediastinumalone was… (More)
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