Pneumonolysis

Known as: Pneumonolyses 
Division of the tissues attaching the lung to the wall of the chest cavity, to permit collapse of the lung. It was formerly used to treat… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND Although elderly patients with thoracic disease were considered to be poor candidates for thoracotomy before, recent… (More)
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2007
2007
In the early stages of his pioneering work with artificial pneumothorax, Forlanini realised that effective collapse of… (More)
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1997
1997
The epidemic spread of tuberculosis after World War II and the deficiency of appropriate antituberculotic drugs led to a… (More)
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1995
Review
1995
An infected axillary sinus tract discharged balls made of an acrylic resin consisting essentially of polymerized methyl… (More)
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1993
1993
The necessity for thoracoscopy became apparent with the adhesions that limited the success of Forlanini's introduction in 1882 of… (More)
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1993
1993
Palmar hyperhidrosis is a troublesome and embarrassing disorder that causes professional, psychological, and social handicaps… (More)
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Review
1979
Review
1979
This case illustrates the development of a bronchoextrapleural fistula 40 years after extrapleural pneumonolysis with placement… (More)
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Review
1978
Review
1978
The indications for thoracoscopy are undiagnosed pleural disease effusions of tumors; when tissue specificity is important for… (More)
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1949
1949
For many years thoracoplasty with extrafascial apicolysis has been the major surgical procedure of choice in applying collapse… (More)
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1948
1948
Moderate or massive haemorrhage into the extrapleural space within a few days of the performance of an extrapleural pneumonolysis… (More)
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