Mediastinoscopes

Known as: MEDIASTINOSCOPE, DIAGNOSTIC, Mediastinoscope 
A thin, tube-like instrument used to examine the tissues and lymph nodes in the area between the lungs. These tissues include the heart and its large… (More)
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2017
2017
We developed an en bloc lymphadenectomy method in the upper mediastinum with a single-port mediastinoscopic cervical approach… (More)
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2016
2016
BACKGROUND Mediastinoscope-assisted transhiatal esophagectomy (MATHE) is a minimally invasive option for thoracic esophageal… (More)
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2012
2012
BACKGROUND The tumorous infiltration or carcinosis of the pericardium could cause pericardial effusion in up to one-third of… (More)
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2011
2011
Minimally invasive esophagectomy (MIE) has been widely applied for esophageal carcinoma treatment. Thoracoscope-assisted… (More)
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2008
2008
OBJECTIVE Positron emission tomography (PET) is used increasingly in staging of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) as a non… (More)
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2004
2004
An original technique for minimally invasive transmediastinal esophagectomy is described. A combined laparoscopic and video… (More)
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2003
2003
Background: Transthoracic esophagectomy (TTE) is a radical strategy for treatment of esophageal cancer, and the morbidity and… (More)
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1999
1999
OBJECTIVE: To evaluate our experience with thoracoscopy with small mediastinoscope in complicated parapneumonic effusion in… (More)
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1996
1996
BACKGROUND Although previous small series have documented the utility of pericardioscopy for accurate etiologic diagnosis of… (More)
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1985
1985
In the years before 1981, the mortality of acute necrotizing pancreatitis was about 70%. By better timing of surgery and intra… (More)
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