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Malignant tumor of pleura

Known as: Cancer of Pleura, pleura cancer, Malignant neoplasm of pleura, unspecified 
A primary or metastatic malignant neoplasm affecting the pleura. A representative example of primary malignant pleural neoplasm is the malignant… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
PurposeTo validate, in the context of adaptive radiotherapy, three commercial software solutions for atlas-based segmentation… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Objective: To describe mortality among workers exposed to chrysotile asbestos and evaluate the relationship between lung cancer… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Background Vermiculite from the mine near Libby, Montana, is contaminated with tremolite asbestos and other amphibole fibers… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Background Family members of asbestos workers are at increased risk of malignant mesothelioma (MM). Although the hazard is… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The number of male deaths from pleural cancer in France, Germany and Italy increased from about 8750 in 1990–1994 to 9550 in 1995… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
The early effects of 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-para-dioxin (TCDD) exposure in the population involved in the Seveso, Italy… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
SummaryProjections for the period 1995–2029 suggest that the number of men dying from mesothelioma in Western Europe each year… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
This report presents 20 years' of cancer incidence data by occupational group for the Nordic populations. The study covers the 10… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
SummaryThe mortality of all 14 319 workers employed at the Sellafield plant of British Nuclear Fuels between 1947 and 1975 was… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Heavy industrial exposure to asbestos causes lung cancer and mesothelioma, but it remains unknown whether much lower… Expand
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