Transcervical thymectomy and extended thymectomy with bilateral opening of the mediastinal pleura

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    Abstract

    Transcervical thymectomy is a now well-established procedure for thymectomy in patients with myasthenia gravis. Transcervical video-assisted extended thymectomy can be performed safely and with minimal morbidity.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Title of host publicationThe Transcervical Approach in Thoracic Surgery
    PublisherSpringer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
    Pages119-125
    Number of pages7
    ISBN (Electronic)9783642545658
    ISBN (Print)3642545645, 9783642545641
    DOIs
    StatePublished - Jan 1 2014

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Medicine(all)

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    Sukumar, M. (2014). Transcervical thymectomy and extended thymectomy with bilateral opening of the mediastinal pleura. In The Transcervical Approach in Thoracic Surgery (pp. 119-125). Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-54565-8_11