Volume 22-2. The Lymphatic System in Thoracic Oncology, An Issue of Thoracic Surgery Clinics

1st Edition

Authors:

Description

The aim of this issue is to provide the thoracic surgeon with information about the staging and treatment of cancer to the mediastinal lymph nodes. The issue includes articles on the anatomy and physiology of the lymph nodes, imaging of the lymph nodes, and various techniques for diagnosing and dissecting the lymph nodes, including video-assisted mediastinoscopic lymphadenectomy and transcervical extended mediastinal lymphadenectomy.

Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781455744428
Print ISBN:
9781455739448

About the authors

Federico Venuta

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Università di Roma SAPIENZA, Italy

Erino Rendina

St. Andrea, Rome, Italy