Meaning of mediastinal in English:


Pronunciation /ˌmiːdɪəˈstʌɪnl/



See mediastinum

‘One patient had extensive cervical, posterior mediastinal, and abdominal lymphadenopathy.’
  • ‘Two patients presented with masses in the upper lobe of the right lung, simulating posterior mediastinal tumors.’
  • ‘All men with mediastinal lung masses require a careful testicular examination.’
  • ‘A single enlarged anterior mediastinal lymph node was also identified.’
  • ‘In addition, she had a mediastinal lymph node dissection.’