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tutorial oveview This program is about thoracotomy. Thoracotomy is also known as thoracic surgery. The program includes the following sections: the anatomy of the respiratory system, a description of cancer and its causes, what are the symptoms of lung cancer, how is lung cancer diagnosed, how is lung cancer staged, what happens during a thoracotomy, the risks and complications associated with a thoracotomy and what happens after thoracotomy surgery.

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