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Table 2 Surgical and pathologic characteristics (N = 35)

From: Simultaneous Uniportal video-assisted thoracic surgery of bilateral pulmonary nodules

Variable No. (%)
Resection (right/left)
 L/S-W 1 (2.8)
 L/S 7 (20.0)
 L/W 3 (8.6)
 S/S 14 (40.0)
 W/W 10 (28.6)
Postoperative histopathologic
 SMPLCs 23 (65.7)
 Single primary lung cancer 8 (22.9)
 Bilateral AAH 1 (2.8)
 Bilateral benign nodules 3 (8.6)
P-stage
 IA1 10 (28.6)
 IA2 9 (25.7)
 IA3 8 (22.9)
 IB 1 (2.8)
 IIB 1 (2.8)
 IIIA 1 (2.8)
Others 5 (14.4)
Pathology n/%
  IAa MIA AIS BN AAH Total
CF n/%
 pGGO 25 (25.8) 7 (7.2) 6 (6.2) 8 (8.2) 6 (6.2) 52 (53.6)
 mGGO 15 (15.5) 1 (1.0) 1 (1.0) 3 (3.2) 1 (1.0) 21 (21.7)
 sPNs 13 (13.4) 0 1 (1.0) 9 (9.5) 1 (1.0) 24 (24.9)
Total 53 (54.7) 8 (8.2) 8 (8.2) 20 (20.7) 8 (8.2) 97 (100)
  1. L lobectomy, S segmentectomy, W wedge resection, SMPLC synchronous multiple primary lung cancers, AAH atypical adenomatous hyperplasia; Others, including adenocarcinoma in situ, bilateral AAH and other benign diseases. IAa invasive adenocarcinoma, MIA minimally invasive adenocarcinoma, AIS adenocarcinoma in situ, BN benign nodules, CF classification, pGGO pure ground-glass opacity, mGGO mixed GGO, sPNs solid pulmonary nodules