"Thymectomy" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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Surgical removal of the thymus gland. (Dorland, 28th ed)
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Thymectomy".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Thymectomy" by people in Profiles.
Outcomes After Transcervical Thymectomy for Ocular Myasthenia Gravis: A Retrospective Cohort Study With Inverse Probability Weighting. J Neuroophthalmol. 2020 03; 40(1):8-14.
Thymectomy may not be associated with clinical improvement in MuSK myasthenia gravis. Muscle Nerve. 2019 04; 59(4):404-410.
Autoimmune enteropathy and hepatitis in pediatric heart transplant recipient. Pediatr Transplant. 2017 Mar; 21(2).
Visual and systemic outcomes in pediatric ocular myasthenia gravis. Am J Ophthalmol. 2010 Oct; 150(4):453-459.e3.
Immunosuppressive or surgical treatment for ocular Myasthenia Gravis. Arch Neurol. 2007 Dec; 64(12):1792-4.
The "slurp" test: bedside evaluation of bulbar muscle fatigue. Pediatrics. 2006 Aug; 118(2):e530-3.
Myasthenia gravis: a review with emphasis on the potential role of thymectomy. J S C Med Assoc. 1990 Jul; 86(7):392-6.