*  Mediastinal germ cell tumor
Malignant germ cell tumors of the mediastinum are uncommon, representing only 3 to 10% of tumors originating in the mediastinum ... Mediastinal germ cell tumors are tumors that derive from germ cell rest remnants in the mediastinum. They most commonly occur ... Moran, CA; Suster, S (1997). "Primary germ cell tumors of the mediastinum - I. Analysis of 322 cases with special emphasis on ... Unlike benign germ cell tumors of the mediastinum, malignant mediastinal tumors are usually symptomatic at the time of ...
*  Mediastinum testis
... and becoming narrower as they converge to the mediastinum. The mediastinum supports the rete testis and blood vessels of the ... The mediastinum testis is a network of fibrous connective tissue that extends from the top to near the bottom of each testis. ... "Mediastinum (human)" Anatomy photo:36:st-1402 at the SUNY Downstate Medical Center - "Inguinal Region, Scrotum and Testes: ...
*  Germinoma
Since 1994, MeSH has defined germinoma as "a malignant neoplasm of the germinal tissue of the gonads; mediastinum; or pineal ...
*  Doege-Potter syndrome
Doege, KW (1930). "Fibrosarcoma of the mediastinum". Ann Surg. 92 (5): 955-960. PMC 1398259 . PMID 17866430. Roy M, Burns MV, ...
*  Friedrich Albin Hoffmann
Diseases of the mediastinum. Die Reichsversicherungsordnung nach der Vorlesung über soziale Medizin für Juristen und Ärzte, ... His primary focus dealt with diseases of the bronchi and mediastinum as well as blood and metabolic disorders. With Paul ...
*  Thymus
ISBN 0-7020-2606-9. Huete-Garin, A.; S.S. Sagel (2005). "Chapter 6: "Mediastinum", Thymic Neoplasm". In J.K.T. Lee; S.S. Sagel ... The thymus is composed of two identical lobes and is located anatomically in the anterior superior mediastinum, in front of the ...
*  Seminoma
Some cases of seminoma can present as a primary tumour outside the testis, most commonly in the mediastinum. In the ovary, the ... ISBN 978-0-7817-7942-5. Weidner N (February 1999). "Germ-cell tumors of the mediastinum". Seminars in Diagnostic Pathology. 16 ... the mediastinum or other extra-gonadal locations. It is a malignant neoplasm and is one of the most treatable and curable ...
*  B3GAT1
Wick MR (2010). "Chapter 11 - Immunohistology of the Mediastinum". In Dabbs DJ. Diagnostic immunohistochemistry: theranostic ...
*  Mediastinal tumor
The mediastinum has three main parts: the anterior mediastinum (front), the middle mediastinum, and the posterior mediastinum ( ... usually found in the posterior mediastinum, followed by thymoma (15-20%) located in the anterior mediastinum. Masses in the ... The mediastinum is the cavity that separates the lungs from the rest of the chest. It contains the heart, esophagus, trachea, ... Masses in the posterior portion of the mediastinum tend to be neurogenic in origin, and in adults tend to be of neural sheath ...
*  Germ cell tumor
They can present in the anterior mediastinum. Despite their name, germ cell tumors occur both within and outside the ovary and ... a fairly common location for teratoma neck mediastinum - account for 1% to 5% of all germ cell neoplasms pelvis, particularly ...
*  Pulmonary pleurae
The mediastinal portion of the parietal pleura forms the lateral wall of the mediastinum and is innervated by the phrenic nerve ... It also separates the pleural cavity from the mediastinum. The parietal pleura is innervated by the intercostal nerves and the ... The "mediastinal pleura" attaches to the other organs in the mediastinum and forms the separating lateral wall. Between the two ... It separates the pleural cavity from the mediastinum. The parietal pleura is differentiated into regions in line with the ...
*  Airway management
CHEST WALL, PLEURA, MEDIASTINUM, AND NONNEOPLASTIC LUNG DISEASE. Fouche, Pieter F.; Simpson, Paul M.; Bendall, Jason; Thomas, ...
*  Pneumomediastinum
The diagnosis can be confirmed via chest X-ray showing a radiolucent outline around the heart and mediastinum or via CT ... Pneumomediastinum with Angel wing sign Play media Pneumomediastinum as seen on ultrasound The tissues in the mediastinum will ... Quresi SA, Tilyard A (2008). "Unusual Presentation of Spontaneous Mediastinum: A Case Report". Cases Journal 1:349. doi:10.1186 ... Pneumomediastinum is uncommon and occurs when air leaks into the mediastinum. ...
*  NUT midline carcinoma
Common sites include the head, neck and mediastinum. The median age at diagnosis is 17 years, but older patients may be ... BET inhibitor Mediastinum Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man (OMIM) 608963 http://www.nmcregistry.org/doctors_basics.html ...
*  Mediastinal fibrosis
Mediastinum Mediastinitis Davis AM, Pierson RN, Loyd JE (2001). "Mediastinal fibrosis". Seminars in respiratory infections. 16 ...
*  Tonsil carcinoma
Extension of tumor to skull or mediastinum can occur. The additional symptoms include a painful throat, dysphagia, otalgia (due ...
*  Aortic arch
The arch of the Aorta lies within the mediastinum. The aortic arch is the connection between the ascending and descending aorta ... through the superior mediastinum and along the left side of the trachea. An anatomical variation is that the left vertebral ... then ascends along the left side of the trachea and through the superior mediastinum. Finally, the left subclavian artery comes ...
*  Dysphagia
Ultrasonography and CT scan are not very useful in finding cause of dysphagia; but can detect masses in mediastinum and aortic ... Chest radiograph may show air-fluid level in mediastinum. Pott's disease and calcified aneurysms of aorta can be easily ...
*  Superior vena cava
The SVC is located in the anterior right superior mediastinum. It is the typical site of central venous access (CVA) via a ...
*  Víctor Fayad
Fayad died in Mendoza, Argentina, from mediastinum cancer, aged 59. "La música callejera, prohibida y silenciada". El Sol ...
*  Outline of human anatomy
The central compartment of the thoracic cavity is the mediastinum. Urinary system Kidney Renal segments Intrarenal arteries ...
*  Thoracic cavity
The mediastinum comprises those organs which lie in the centre of the chest between the lungs. The cavity also contains two ... The central compartment of the thoracic cavity is the mediastinum. There are two openings of the thoracic cavity, a superior ...
*  Transmediastinal gunshot wound
A transmediastinal gunshot wound (TMGSW) is a penetrating injury to a person's thorax in which a bullet enters the mediastinum ... Additionally the work of Burack et al., whose evaluation of stable patients with penetrating injuries to the mediastinum - this ... Unstable patients are managed by operative exploration of the mediastinum. Moribund patients will go through an emergency ... neurologic injury In many cases there is pneumothorax or hemothorax due to the proximity of the lungs to the mediastinum. ...
*  Hilum overlay sign
It implies that the mass is not in the middle mediastinum, and usually is from the posterior mediastinum. Chest radiograph ... Human lung Mediastinum Radiology X-ray Whitten, CR; Khan, S; Munneke, GJ; Grubnic, S (May 2007). "A diagnostic approach to ...
*  Oncology
Thoracic oncology: focuses on cancers of lung, mediastinum, oesophagus and pleura. Breast oncology: focuses on cancers of ...