Mesothelioma - benign; Mesothelioma - fibrous; Localized fibrous tumor of the pleura; Pleural fibroma
Approximately half of persons with this disease are asymptomatic, which means they do not show any symptoms.
If the tumor grows to a large size and pushes on the lung, it can lead to
Other symptoms include:
Signs and tests
During a physical examination, the health care provider may notice a clubbed appearance of the fingers. The tumor is usually found by accident when a
Other tests that may show benign mesothelioma include:
CT scan of the chest Open lung biopsy