Figure 89.2. Malignant pleural mesothelioma, advanced stage.

Figure 89.2

Malignant pleural mesothelioma, advanced stage. Marked thickening of the right pleura with tumor nodules and retraction of ipsilateral hemithorax. Basal predominance is well shown. No fluid was demonstrable by decubitus films.

From: Chapter 89, Malignant Mesothelioma

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Holland-Frei Cancer Medicine. 5th edition.
Bast RC Jr, Kufe DW, Pollock RE, et al., editors.
Hamilton (ON): BC Decker; 2000.
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