thoracic lymph nodes

thoracic lymph nodes

[TA]
the parietal and visceral lymph nodes of the thorax, collectively.
Synonym(s): nodi lymphoidei thoracis [TA]
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Undifferentiated large-cell carcinoma was seen in biopsy taken from thoracic lymph nodes.
However, whether or not, EBUS elastography can be used for the noninvasive discrimination of benign and malignant thoracic lymph nodes as a guide for EBUS-TBNA remains unknown.
6) and (2) thoracic, which include lung, pleura, mediastinum, other metastases in the respiratory system and thoracic lymph nodes (codes 196.
Rarely, it is due to hematogenous spread from involved thoracic lymph nodes or from a subdiaphragmatic focus.