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Table 2 Number, site and size of VATS lung biopsies

From: The efficacy of video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery lung biopsies in patients with interstitial lung disease: a retrospective study of 66 patients

Number > 1: 42.2%


Biopsy volume: 16.8 cm 2


Biopsy site:


Left lower lobe: 43.8%


Left upper lobe: 40.6%


Right lower lobe: 28.1%


Right middle lobe: 17.2%


Right upper lobe: 3.1%