System: Chest
Tag: cases
Modality: X-ray (Frontal)

- “ Apical lung resections performed to reduce lung volumes in a patient with severe emphysema. ”

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  • Lung volume reduction surgery - “ Lung volume reduction surgery (LVRS) is an emerging promising palliative treatment option for select patients with severe, debilitating pulmonary ...”
  • Pulmonary emphysema - “ Pulmonary emphysema is defined as the "abnormal permanent enlargement of the airspaces distal to the terminal bronchioles accompanied by destructi...”

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