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Soichi Oka, Fumihiro Tanaka
BACKGROUND: Surgery for lung cancer invading the spine remains challenging associated with high morbidity and mortality. We describe our surgical approach and assess the outcome of surgical treatment lung cancer invading the spine. METHODS: We retrospectively reviewed our recent experiences of lung cancer with vertebral invasion, in which we have performed total or partial vertebrectomy from 2011 through 2015. RESULTS: We experienced 8 patients who were treated with partial or total vertebrectomy for lung cancer...
October 2017: Kyobu Geka. the Japanese Journal of Thoracic Surgery
Víctor Manuel Vargas-Hernández, José María Tovar-Rodríguez, Mario Adán Moreno-Eutimio, Gustavo Acosta-Altamirano
BACKGROUND: Lymphangiomas are congenital malformations or acquired (secondary to trauma, infection or neoplasia) in the mammary gland, are extremely rare. These lesions tend to infiltrate surrounding tissues and malignant degeneration is extremely rare. Clinically manifests as benign masses, slow growing; diagnosed clinically and by imaging studies. Suegery with removal of the mass is performed for aesthetic reasons and to make differential diagnosis with other common injuries. CLINICAL CASE: Women 45 years of age with progressive increase in size of the left breast, breast trauma concerns and has no other symptoms...
January 2014: Cirugia y Cirujanos
Xiuyi Zhi, Jianxing He, Hui Li, Xun Zhang, Gening Jiang, Heng Zhao, Lunxu Liu, Deruo Liu, Shanqing Li, Jian Li, Qinghua Zhou, Qun Wang, Ruwen Wang, Jianhua Fu, Lin Xu, Linyou Zhang, Naikang Zhou, Shaofa Xu, Donghong Chen
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September 2013: Zhongguo Fei Ai za Zhi, Chinese Journal of Lung Cancer
S J Arnott
The difficulties of treating patients with pelvic recurrence from rectal cancer by further suegery, chemotherapy or by radiotherapy are summarised. Fifty-fibe patients with this form of recurrence are presented to whom 5-fluouracil was administered to improve the effectiveness of radiotherapy. A safe and effective regime is described which produced complete relief of pain in 66 percent of the patients who presented with this symptom with a further 16 percent obtaining partial relief. Total resolution of tumour masses and complete relief from mucoid rectal discharge were achieved less often, although the majority of patients derived benefit from treatment...
April 1975: Clinical Radiology
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