Decortication in pulmonary tuberculosis

Thomas, T.; Gopinath, N.; Betts, Reeve H. and Ghosh, A.K. (1954) Decortication in pulmonary tuberculosis. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 1 (3). pp. 62-69.

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The present paper is based on 39 cases on whom pulmonary decortication was done as a primary or ancillary procedure between 1st April, 1948, and 31st December, 1953. In all these, the membrane has been of sufficient thickness as to. exert a marked limitation to the expansion of the lung underneath.

EPrint Type:Article
Additional Information:A paper read at the Eleventh Tuberculosis Workers’ Conference, Nagpur, February, 1954.
Uncontrolled Keywords:Decortication, Pulmonary Tuberculosis, Lungs, Lung Resection, Case Reports
Subjects:Respiratory System > Lung
Surgical Procedures, Operative > Thoracic Surgical Procedures
Investigative Techniques > Evaluation Studies
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Lung Diseases > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Respiratory Tract Infections > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
ID Code:766
Deposited By:Mrs Naina Pandita
Deposited On:01 September 2005

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