Malignant Mesothelioma of Peritoneum

Known as: mesothelioma of peritoneum, mesothelioma peritoneum, Peritoneal mesothelioma 
An aggressive malignant mesothelioma that arises from the peritoneum. Patients usually present with abdominal pain and ascites.
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1952-2017
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2011
2011
BACKGROUND Malignant peritoneal mesothelioma (MPM) is a rare malignancy of the serosal membranes of the abdominal cavity. This… (More)
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2009
2009
AIM Peritoneal mesothelioma (PM) has rarely been studied. The Expanded Access Program (EAP) provided access to 109 patients with… (More)
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2008
2008
PURPOSE Pemetrexed in combination with cisplatin is approved for the treatment of pleural mesothelioma and is active in malignant… (More)
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND The biology of malignant peritoneal mesothelioma (MPM) is largely unknown. In the present study, we assessed the… (More)
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2006
2006
Diffuse malignant peritoneal mesothelioma (DMPM) is a subset of peritoneal mesothelioma with a poor clinical outcome. We… (More)
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2006
2006
Peritoneal mesothelioma is a rare disease with few therapeutic options. Recently, the combination of cytoreductive surgery with… (More)
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2003
2003
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Peritoneal mesothelioma (PM) is a rare disease, with a poor prognosis. We decided to prospectively… (More)
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1991
1991
A 57-year-old man with malaise, ascites, and abdominal pain was found to have a peritoneum studied with numerous, small nodular… (More)
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1983
1983
Twenty-three patients with malignant peritoneal mesothelioma seen at the Dana Farber Cancer Institute and the University of… (More)
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1981
1981
Six cases of localized benign papillary mesothelioma of peritoneum were retrieved from laboratory files over a 20-year period… (More)
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