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what is pleural and peritoneal mesothelioma?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Cancers: Tumors of the lining of chest, pleura, and abdomen, peritoneum, are called mesotheliomas. These are malignant tumors, i.e., cancers. Asbestos is the usual cause of mesotheliomas.
Answered on Oct 22, 2013

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