Overview of The Disease
General information about mediastinal tumors.
Screening and Prevention
Development and common symptoms of mediastinal tumors.
Making a Diagnosis
Assessment strategies and tests available to diagnose mediastinal tumors.
Overview of the variety of surgical and non-surgical approaches available to treat mediastinal tumors.
Questions to Ask Your Doctor
A comprehensive list of concerns to discuss with your physician.
Pre-admission testing and other pre-surgery requirements.
The Day of Your Surgery
Detailed instructions about where to go and what to expect on the day of operation.
Information about your recovery time in the hospital.
Information about leaving the hospital, including activity, incision care, recovery, warning signs, and additional treament.