Posterior mediastinum

Known as: MEDIASTINUM, POSTERIOR, Mediastinum posterius, Posterior mediastinal part of chest 
The part of the lower portion of the mediastinum that is located behind the pericardium.
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2014
2014
Myelolipoma in posterior mediastinum is indeed rare. As a benign tumor, it consists of mature fat with scattered foci of… (More)
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2013
2013
Intrathoracic goiter is commonly located in the anterior mediastinum. Here we report a case of a 58-year-old Chinese male in whom… (More)
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2007
2007
Cysts of probable müllerian origin have recently been recognized in the mediastinum by Hattori (Virchows Arch. 2005;446:82-84… (More)
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2003
2003
Esophagectomy is the main option for treatment of esophageal cancer. Among the subjects of surgical interest is the use of… (More)
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2002
Review
2002
Hydatid disease remains a serious health problem for the Mediterranean countries, such as Turkey. Living in a rural area is an… (More)
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2002
2002
Gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST) is a rare, but potentially aggressive tumor. We present an asymptomatic 64-year-old man… (More)
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1998
1998
The vast majority of germ cell tumors in the thorax arise at or near the thymus. We report a case of a 41-year-old man with… (More)
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1997
Review
1997
Lymphoma, mediastinal cysts, and neurogenic neoplasms are the most common primary middle and posterior mediastinal tumors… (More)
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1987
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1987
Major changes have recently occurred in the clinical presentation, diagnosis, and management of primary lesions of the… (More)
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1981
Highly Cited
1981
Extensive lymph node dissections in the posterior mediastinum and abdomen were performed during resections of esophageal… (More)
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