The principles of surgical management in dumbbell tumors


Yuksel M., Pamir N., Ozer F., Batirel H. F. , Ercan S.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CARDIO-THORACIC SURGERY, cilt.10, sa.7, ss.569-573, 1996 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 10 Konu: 7
  • Basım Tarihi: 1996
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/s1010-7940(96)80426-x
  • Dergi Adı: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CARDIO-THORACIC SURGERY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.569-573

Özet

Objective. Tumors located in posterior mediastinum that extends into spinal canal via intervertebral foramen are called as Dumb-bell or Sand-glass tumors. Most of these tumors are neurogenic in origin but sometimes other rare tumors can also form in this shape. Herein three neurogenic tumors of the mediastinum that extended into the spinal canal are presented