Chest wall invasion in non-small cell lung carcinoma: A rationale for en bloc resection Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung
  • Lung Neoplasms
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedures
  • Thorax

abstract

  • En bloc resection of the chest wall and lung is the procedure of choice to obtain complete resection in lung carcinoma invading the chest wall. Survival is highly dependent on the completeness of resection, nodal involvement, and depth of chest wall invasion.

publication date

  • April 2001

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1067/mtc.2001.112826

PubMed ID

  • 11279404

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 649

end page

  • 56

volume

  • 121

number

  • 4