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03-18-2009, 10:43 AM
Mesothelioma
Def It is a 1ry tumor of pleura
Causes Asbestos exposure
C/P Chest pain Cough.
Clubbing ( paramalignant) Effusion
Diagnosis
Pleural biopsy
Treatment
Surgery + irradiation
N.B Patient with asbestosis & developed clubbing

Mesothelioma Bronchial carcinoma



Source: Internal Medicine Book of Dr.Osama Mahmoud (Ain Shams University)