Advances in malignant mesothelioma.

@article{Robinson2005AdvancesIM,
  title={Advances in malignant mesothelioma.},
  author={Bruce W. Robinson and Richard A. Lake},
  journal={The New England journal of medicine},
  year={2005},
  volume={353 15},
  pages={
          1591-603
        }
}
Malignant mesothelioma is an aggressive tumor of serosal surfaces, such as the pleura and the peritoneum. This tumor was once rare, but its incidence is increasing worldwide, probably as a result of widespread exposure to asbestos, a factor with which it is associated. The authors review advances made in the past 5 to 10 years in the understanding, diagnosis, and management of mesothelioma. 

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