Pleural tumors

Dr Henry Knipe and Dr Yuranga Weerakkody et al.

There are several tumors that can involve the pleura which can range from being benign to malignant. The list includes:

See also

Article information

rID: 23561
System: Chest
Section: Gamuts
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Pleural tumors
  • Tumours of the pleura
  • Tumours involving the pleura
  • Tumors of the pleura
  • Pleural tumour
  • Pleural tumor

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Cases and figures

  • Case 1: pleural mestastases - breast cancer
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  • Case 2: malignant pleural mesothelioma
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  • Case 3: Ewing sarcoma of chest wall
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  • Case 4: primary pleural lymphoma
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  • Case 5: pleural synvovial sarcoma
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  • Case 6: pleural fibroma
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