Localised mediastinal malignant mesothelioma

localised (solitary) mediastinal malignant mesothelioma is a rare variant of malignant pleural mesothelioma and is thought to arise from mesothelial cells of the pericardium.

There are too few report cases to be dogmatic in regards to epidemiological or radiographic features.

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rID: 8719
System: Chest
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Localized mediastinal malignant mesothelioma
  • Solitary mediastinal malignant mesothelioma

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