Items tagged “cardiothoracic surgery”
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A lung decortication is a cardiothoracic surgical procedure usually performed for situations such as a chronic thoracic empyema or a chronic hemothorax where a diseased, often chronically infected, pleura is debrided from the adjacent lung and removed. It is also sometimes performed in selected ...
Cavitating lung mass - squamous cell carcinoma
Published 18 Sep 2016