Thymectomy

Known as: Thymectomies, Thymectomy, not otherwise specified, thymus removal 
Surgical removal of the thymus gland. (Dorland, 28th ed)
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
METHODS We compared extended transsternal thymectomy plus alternate-day prednisone with alternate-day prednisone alone. Patients… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
This is a consensus statement from an international group, mostly of clinical endocrinologists. MEN1 and MEN2 are hereditary… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Thymectomy in mice on neonatal day 3 leads to the development of multiorgan autoimmune disease due to loss of a CD(+)CD25(+) T… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Peripheral tolerance may be maintained by a population of regulatory/suppressor T cells that prevent the activation of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Thymectomy of susceptible strains of mice on day 3 of life results in a spectrum of organ-specific autoimmunity that can be… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Neonatal thymectomy (NTx), especially around day 3 after birth, causes various organ-specific autoimmune diseases in mice. This… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Thymectomy has been shown to be effective in the treatment of myasthenia gravis. The logical goal of operation has been complete… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Autoimmune oophoritis that develops in A/J mice after neonatally thymectomy (NTx) was prevented by a single intraperitoneal… (More)
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
The strain distribution pattern of five different post-thymectomy autoimmune diseases was determined in 21 inbred and two… (More)
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Highly Cited
1969
Highly Cited
1969
Neonatal thymectomy of mice, when no ectopic thymus existed, constantly resulted in developmental arrest of the ovary but not of… (More)
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