Table 1– Patient demographics and diagnoses
PatientAge yrsSexTumour locationTumour histologySurgery
162MaleRight (S3)Neuroendocrine ca.Tumour resection
268MaleRight upper lobeNSCLC (squamous cell ca.)Lobectomy
374MaleRight (S3)NSCLC (squamous cell ca.)Atypical resection
470MaleRight (S1, S3)NSCLC (adenous ca.)Atypical resection
578MaleRight upper lobeNSCLC (squamous cell ca.)Lobectomy
672MaleRight middle lobeNSCLC (squamous cell ca.)Lobectomy
774MaleRight inferior lobeNSCLC (squamous cell ca.)Lobectomy
874MaleLeft inferior lobeNSCLC (squamous cell ca.)Lobectomy
961MaleRight (S1, S7, S4)Metastases of renal ca.Atypical resection
1073MaleLeft lobeNSCLC (squamous cell ca.)Tumour resection, decortication
1170MaleRight (S10)NSCLC (squamous cell ca.)Atypical resection
1272MaleLeft (S1, S2)Metastases of prostatic ca.Atypical resection
1379MaleRight inferior lobeNSCLC (large cell ca.)Lobectomy
1448FemaleLeft upper lobeMetastases of cervix ca.Atypical resection
1573FemaleRight upper lobeNSCLC (adenous ca.)Lobectomy
  • S: lung segment; NSCLC: nonsmall cell lung cancer; ca.: carcinoma.