Mediastinoscopy

Known as: Diagnostic Mediastinoscopy, Endoscopic Exploration of Mediastinum, Mediastinoscopies 
A procedure in which a mediastinoscope is used to examine the organs in the area between the lungs and nearby lymph nodes. A mediastinoscope is a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
OBJECTIVE The study objective was to compare endobronchial ultrasound-guided transbronchial needle aspiration (EBUS-TBNA) with… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
CONTEXT Mediastinal nodal staging is recommended for patients with resectable non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). Surgical… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Real-time endobronchial ultrasound has increased the accuracy of conventional transbronchial needle aspiration biopsy… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND The treatment of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) is determined by accurate definition of the stage. If there are no… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Accurate preoperative staging and restaging of mediastinal lymph nodes in patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) is of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
CONTEXT Up to 40% of thoracotomies performed for non-small cell lung cancer are unnecessary, predominantly due to inaccurate… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
STUDY OBJECTIVES Although various techniques are available for obtaining pathology specimens from the mediastinal lymph nodes… (More)
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Review
1996
Review
1996
The continuity of cervicomediastinal fascial planes provides the anatomic basis for cervical mediastinoscopy and its derivatives… (More)
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1988
1988
Computed tomography (CT) and mediastinoscopy were compared in 151 patients with bronchogenic carcinoma. In all patients in whom… (More)
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Highly Cited
1959
Highly Cited
1959
For reasons as yet unknown bronchial carcinoma has become a more and more common disease all over the world. Despite increased… (More)
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