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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… Expand
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Review
2013
Review
2013
A 56-year-old woman with a history of Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome and widely metastatic ovarian carcinoma presented with new… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Purpose: To conduct a phase I trial of recombinant immunotoxin SS1P given by continuous infusion in chemoresistant solid tumors… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
PURPOSE Pemetrexed in combination with cisplatin is approved for the treatment of pleural mesothelioma and is active in malignant… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The role of T regulatory (Treg) cells in human cancer has not yet been clarified. We assessed the presence and function of CD4… Expand
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2004
2004
Well-differentiated papillary mesothelioma (WDPM) of the pleura represents a distinct mesothelial tumor presenting with… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The immunohistochemical diagnosis of mesothelioma is commonly made by using a battery of antibodies that reacts with lung… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Mesotheliomas are pleural, pericardial, or peritoneal neoplasms frequently associated with asbestos exposure, and it is estimated… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The CT findings in cases of benign fibrous mesothelioma of the pleura have been described previously, but little attention has… Expand
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1979
1979
The mortality from 1946 to 1975 of over 900 North Italian chrysotile asbestos workers first employed between 1930 and 1965 has… Expand
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Highly Cited
1969
Highly Cited
1969
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