Surgical Aspects of Thoracic Malignancies


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© 2014 John Wiley and Sons, Inc. This chapter presents a series of case studies related to surgical aspects of thoracic malignancies. The first case study is about a 65-year-old smoker with a spiculated, peripheral 2.5 cm right upper lobe mass. Other case studies include a 72-year-old smoker with large, right infrahilar mass, a 66-year-old smoker with an apical lung mass, and a 56-year-old female reported with peripheral solitary pulmonary nodule in the right upper lobe. Finally, the chapter discusses the case study of 62-year-old female presented with a history of a T2N1 left breast cancer (ER and PR positive).

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Chang, ASY; D'Amico, TA; White, DC

Published Date

  • June 20, 2014

Book Title

  • Cancer Consult: Expertise for Clinical Practice

Start / End Page

  • 711 - 718

International Standard Book Number 13 (ISBN-13)

  • 9781118589212

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/9781118589199.ch108

Citation Source

  • Scopus