Pleural Mesothelioma

Known as: Mesothelioma of Pleura, Mesothelioma of the Pleura, PLEURA, MESOTHELIOMA, PRIMARY 
A neoplasm that arises from the mesothelial cells of the pleura. The primary cause is exposure to asbestos. The major histologic variants are the… (More)

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1963-2018
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2013
2013
Human malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM) is an aggressive cancer due to former asbestos exposure with little knowledge about… (More)
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2012
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2012
Tunneling nanotubes are long, non-adherent F-actin-based cytoplasmic extensions which connect proximal or distant cells and… (More)
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2011
2011
BACKGROUND High incidences of malignant mesothelioma (MM) have been observed in New Caledonia. Previous work has shown an… (More)
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2011
2011
Treatment of malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM) with Ranpirnase (Onconase) results in disruption of protein translation and… (More)
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2010
2010
To evaluate the importance of assessing volume-based parameter of 18F-FDG PET/CT in patients with malignant pleural mesothelioma… (More)
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND Malignant pleural mesothelioma is considered an almost incurable tumour with increasing incidence worldwide. It… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND Malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM) is a rapidly fatal asbestos-associated malignancy with a median survival time of… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND In response to the health risks posed by asbestos exposure, some countries have imposed strict regulations and adopted… (More)
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2004
2004
Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma (MPM) is a relatively rare neoplasia characterized by a poor prognosis. Recent studies show that… (More)
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2000
2000
Until recently, the standard approach of most laboratories in distinguishing epithelioid pleural mesothelioma from metastatic… (More)
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