Article Abstract

Lymph nodes metastases in thymic malignancies: we need prospective studies

Authors: Benny Weksler

Abstract

Thymic epithelial tumors (TET) are rare malignancies of the anterior mediastinum with a wide spectrum of biologic behavior. It is generally accepted that thymomas become more invasive as their World Health Organization (WHO) histologic classification advances to B2 and B3.