Minimally invasive VATS thymectomy for Myasthenia Gravis--Edited by Alper Toker

Posted On 2017-06-07 07:14:07

Preface: minimally invasive VATS thymectomy for myasthenia gravis
Alper Toker

Review Article 
Left-sided video-assisted thoracic surgery thymectomy
Tommaso Claudio Mineo, Francesco Sellitri, Vincenzo Ambrogi

Bilateral VATS thymectomy in the treatment of myasthenia gravis
Bianca Bromberger, Joshua Sonett

Right sided VATS thymectomy: “current standards of extended thymectomy for myasthenia gravis”
Erkan Kaba, Tugba Cosgun, Kemal Ayalp, Mazen Rasmi Alomari, Alper Toker

Subxiphoid VATS thymectomy for myasthenia gravis
Takashi Suda

Subxiphoid thymectomy—technical variants
Marcin Zieliński, Mariusz Rybak, Katarzyna Solarczyk-Bombik, Michal Wilkojc, Wojciech Czajkowski,Sylweriusz Kosinski, Edward Fryzlewicz, Tomasz Nabialek, Juliusz Pankowski

Surgical Technique 
Uniportal video-assisted thoracoscopic thymectomy
Ching-Feng Wu, Diego Gonzalez-Rivas

Robotic thymectomy: technical tips
Giuseppe Marulli, Giovanni Maria Comacchio, Federico Rea

Videothoracoscopic thymectomy for myasthenia gravis: an overview of complications on 387 VATS thymectomies for myasthenia gravis
Alper Toker, Berker Özkan

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The series “Minimally invasive VATS thymectomy for Myasthenia Gravis” was commissioned by the editorial office, Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery without any sponsorship or funding. Alper Toker served as the unpaid Guest Editor for the series.