"Thymectomy" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Surgical removal of the thymus gland. (Dorland, 28th ed)
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Thymectomy" by people in Profiles.
Palleiko BA, Salamatbad G, Bludevich BM, Maxfield MW. Thymectomy for treatment of anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2022 09 02; 62(4).
Weksler B, Pennathur A, Sullivan JL, Nason KS. Resection of thymoma should include nodal sampling. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2015 Mar; 149(3):737-42.
Weksler B, Dhupar R, Parikh V, Nason KS, Pennathur A, Ferson PF. Thymic carcinoma: a multivariate analysis of factors predictive of survival in 290 patients. Ann Thorac Surg. 2013 Jan; 95(1):299-303.
Weksler B, Shende M, Nason KS, Gallagher A, Ferson PF, Pennathur A. The role of adjuvant radiation therapy for resected stage III thymoma: a population-based study. Ann Thorac Surg. 2012 Jun; 93(6):1822-8; discussion 1828-9.
Tsukamoto H, Clise-Dwyer K, Huston GE, Duso DK, Buck AL, Johnson LL, Haynes L, Swain SL. Age-associated increase in lifespan of naive CD4 T cells contributes to T-cell homeostasis but facilitates development of functional defects. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2009 Oct 27; 106(43):18333-8.
Salvalaggio PR, Camirand G, Ariyan CE, Deng S, Rogozinski L, Basadonna GP, Rothstein DM. Antigen exposure during enhanced CTLA-4 expression promotes allograft tolerance in vivo. J Immunol. 2006 Feb 15; 176(4):2292-8.
Sho M, Kishimoto K, Harada H, Livak M, Sanchez-Fueyo A, Yamada A, Zheng XX, Strom TB, Basadonna GP, Sayegh MH, Rothstein DM. Requirements for induction and maintenance of peripheral tolerance in stringent allograft models. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2005 Sep 13; 102(37):13230-5.
Iwakoshi NN, Mordes JP, Markees TG, Phillips NE, Rossini AA, Greiner DL. Treatment of allograft recipients with donor-specific transfusion and anti-CD154 antibody leads to deletion of alloreactive CD8+ T cells and prolonged graft survival in a CTLA4-dependent manner. J Immunol. 2000 Jan 01; 164(1):512-21.
Markees TG, Serreze DV, Phillips NE, Sorli CH, Gordon EJ, Shultz LD, Noelle RJ, Woda BA, Greiner DL, Mordes JP, Rossini AA. NOD mice have a generalized defect in their response to transplantation tolerance induction. Diabetes. 1999 May; 48(5):967-74.
Lesma E, Moss J, Brewer HB, Bortell R, Greiner D, Mordes J, Rossini AA. Characterization of high density lipoprotein-bound and soluble RT6 released following administration of anti-RT6.1 monoclonal antibody. J Immunol. 1998 Aug 01; 161(3):1212-9.