Localized mediastinal malignant mesothelioma

Last revised by Daniel J Bell on 6 May 2020

A localized (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.

Differential diagnoses

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