[Diagnosis and prognosis of malignant mesothelioma].

Abstract

The early diagnosis of mesothelioma rests on very common clinical evidence, including pleuritis of recent onset, history of contact with asbestos, chest pain, often moderate loss of weight and slight changes in old pleural fluid cytology, 24% for Adams' needle biopsy and 93% for thoracoscopy, where the only negative results are obtained in patients with… (More)

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