Pancoast Tumor

Known as: Malignant Superior Sulcus Tumor, pancoast tumour, pancoast tumors 
A malignant neoplasm originating from the apical lung. Most malignant superior sulcus neoplasms are bronchogenic carcinomas. This tumor may be… (More)
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1946-2017
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2007
2007
A patient presenting with Pancoast syndrome was definitely diagnosed to have pulmonary leiomyosarcoma. The patient underwent a… (More)
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2003
2003
A 48-year-old man presented with pain in his left shoulder radiating to the left scapula and a tingling sensation of the left arm… (More)
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2002
2002
BACKGROUND The usual approach of induction radiation therapy (RT) followed by resection of superior sulcus tumors results in many… (More)
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1994
1994
Operative technique and long-term results of 60 consecutive patients with Pancoast tumor treated with combined radiosurgical… (More)
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1994
1994
We analyzed the results of surgical treatment of all patients presenting with untreated superior sulcus tumors between 1974 to… (More)
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1993
1993
Reflex sympathetic dystrophy of the upper extremity can be triggered by a wide variety of factors. Pancoast tumor should be added… (More)
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1990
1990
A case of Pancoast tumor presenting as cervical radiculopathy is reported, including the clinical, EMG, and radiologic findings… (More)
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1988
1988
Eleven patients with Pancoast tumor, who failed to yield diagnostic materials by conventional sputum cytology and fiberoptic… (More)
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1987
1987
It appears that combined preoperative radiation and surgery continue to offer the best survival results in patients with superior… (More)
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1984
1984
Until 1956, surgical attempts to remove a Pancoast tumor had proven futile, since the neoplasm invades the endothoracic… (More)
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