Solitary fibrous tumor of the pleura: 3 case reports.

  • Elias Amorim
  • Published 2015 in Revista da Associacao Medica Brasileira


INTRODUCTION solitary fibrous tumor of the pleura (SFTP) is a rare tumor arising from mesenchymatous cells in submesothelial pleural tissue which, unlike mesothelioma, is not related to asbestos or smoking. METHODS report of four patients who underwent surgical treatment for giant SFTP and review of the pertinent literature. RESULTS of the four patients… (More)
DOI: 10.1590/1806-9282.61.03.207


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@article{Amorim2015SolitaryFT, title={Solitary fibrous tumor of the pleura: 3 case reports.}, author={Elias Amorim}, journal={Revista da Associacao Medica Brasileira}, year={2015}, volume={61 3}, pages={207-8} }