Abstract:Postulating that sufficient radicality in operative treatment of all forms of broncho-pulmonary carcinoma is only guaranteed by lobectomy or pneumonectomy 80% of the patients will be inoperable due to anatomical or functional reasons. From the surgical and technical point of view this number can hardly be changed. However, functional limits could be overcome by the use of segmental or subsegmental methods of resection in adequate cases of tumor localization. 88 patients, who had segmental or subsegmental resec… Show more
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