Thoracic cavity structure

Known as: Cavity of chest, Pectoral cavity, THORACIC CAVITY 
The cavity in the vertebrate body enclosed by the ribs between the diaphragm and the neck and containing the lungs and heart.
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2017
Review
2017
Congenital Diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) is a condition characterized by a defect in the diaphragm leading to protrusion of… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Many tissues have a specific signal transduction system for endoplasmic reticulum (ER) dysfunction; however, the mechanisms… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Carbon nanotubes have distinctive characteristics, but their needle-like fibre shape has been compared to asbestos, raising… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
The monocyte capacity to differentiate into dendritic cells (DCs) was originally demonstrated by human in vitro DC… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Surgery for traumatic, non-malignant perforation of the esophagus in patients presenting more than 24 hours after its… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Accurate information about specific causes of death in African children dying of respiratory illnesses is scarce, and… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Lactobacillus casei strain Shirota (LcS) has been shown to have potent anti-tumour and anti-metastatic effects on transplantable… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND AND METHODS Since 1990 we have evaluated 12 children and teenagers in whom severe cardiorespiratory symptoms have… (More)
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Review
1995
Review
1995
Classification of Obesity. It has been noted that the incidence of metabolic complications among equally obese subjects differs… (More)
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1990
1990
The sensitivity of the abattoir inspection procedure introduced for Australian export beef in 1976 was compared to a detailed… (More)
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