Superior mediastinum

Known as: Mediastinum.superior, Mediastinum superius, Superior mediastinal part of chest 
The part of the mediastinum that is located between the upper part of the sternum in the front and the upper thoracic vertebrae in the back.
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2011
2011
Adult onset neuroblastoma arising in the mediastinum, except posterior mediastinum is extremely rare. We report a case of… (More)
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2004
2004
Gangliocytic paraganglioma (GP) is a rare, typically benign tumor that shows neuroectodermal (neurosustentacular or Schwannian… (More)
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2000
2000
Vocal cord paralysis because of involvement of recurrent laryngeal nerve by benign and acute inflammatory lymphadenopathy is a… (More)
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1998
1998
We present a case of hemangiopericytoma arising in the superior mediastinum. A 48-year-old man demonstrated a superior… (More)
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1996
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1996
OBJECTIVES The authors evaluate the results of preoperative imaging protocols and surgical re-exploration in a series of patients… (More)
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1994
1994
OBJECTIVE Lymphangiomas are rare benign tumors most often seen in childhood. When they occur in adults, radiologic diagnosis can… (More)
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1991
1991
An extremely rare case of malignant glomus tumor originating in the superior mediastinum was evaluated immunohistochemically and… (More)
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1981
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1981
Extensive lymph node dissections in the posterior mediastinum and abdomen were performed during resections of esophageal… (More)
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1979
1979
An unusual case of cavernous hemangioma of the superior mediastinum in a 38-year-old male is presented. Mediastinal hemangiomas… (More)
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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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