pneumonectomy

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pneumonectomy

[‚nü·mə′nek·tə·mē]
(medicine)
Surgical removal of an entire lung.
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Pneumonectomies and POAF (AF) 2-way summary table: frequencies observed AF AF Totol yes no PD + PS 19 63 82 % 23.
4%) Surgical treatment Lobectomies 55 41 22 Segmentectomies 02 Pneumonectomies 02 21 11 Lobectomies with segmentectomies Bilobectomies 01 10 Thoracoplasties 06 Cavemostomy 02 Others 06 (autopsy) Post operative 26.
The largest series of patients were in 2 papers, one on penetrating thoracic injuries in 1 000 patients (3) and the other on 896 pneumonectomies.
Cerfolio and his associates collected prospective data from 52 men and 20 women who underwent elective pneumonectomies.