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Malignant tumor of mediastinum

Known as: Malignant Neoplasm of Mediastinum, Cancer, Mediastinal, Malignant Mediastinal Neoplasm 
A primary or metastatic malignant neoplasm affecting the mediastinum. Representative examples of primary malignant mediastinal neoplasms include… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
  • J. Chang, H. Li, +10 authors X. Zhang
  • International journal of radiation oncology…
  • 2014
  • Corpus ID: 25259555
PURPOSE Intensity modulated proton therapy (IMPT) can improve dose conformality and better spare normal tissue over passive… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND Unsuspected lymph node metastases are found in the surgical specimens of 10% to 25% clinical stage I lung cancers… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND Cancer of unknown primary (CUP) is diagnosed at a metastatic stage, conferring an unfavorable prognosis. The natural… Expand
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2011
2011
BACKGROUND Thymic carcinoma is a rare, malignant mediastinal tumor that is definitively distinguished from thymoma by its wide… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND AND STUDY AIMS It would be desirable to develop minimally invasive methods of tissue diagnosis from lymph nodes as… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Abstract. Twenty children, aged 6 months to 13 years, with acute pericarditis admitted between 1987 and 1997 to a university… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE Clinical picture and surgical management of 175 mediastinal goiters are discussed in this retrospective study. METHOD… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Precise mediastinal lymph node staging is essential in non-small cell lung cancer for proper evaluation and treatment. In… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Transbronchial needle aspiration (TBNA) is a valuable, minimally invasive procedure for diagnosing and staging lung cancer in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND: Paraneoplastic neurological syndromes (PNS) are inflammatory disorders that probably depend on autoimmune processes… Expand
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