Videothoracoscopic mediastinal lymphadenectomy.


Journal Article (Review)

Mediastinal lymph node dissection improves the staging of patients who have non-small cell lung cancer at the time of resection. Thoracoscopic lobectomy is seen as an effective strategy for patients who have early-stage lung cancer. Videothoracoscopic lymphadenectomy performed during thoracoscopic lobectomy achieves complete mediastinal lymph node dissection.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • D'Amico, TA

Published Date

  • May 2010

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 20 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 207 - 213

PubMed ID

  • 20451131

Pubmed Central ID

  • 20451131

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1547-4127

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.thorsurg.2010.02.001


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States