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Metastatic pleural tumor

  • Alternative Names

    Tumor - metastatic pleural


    Prevention

    Early detection and treatment of primary cancers may prevent metastatic pleural tumors in some individuals.


    References

    Ettinger DS. Lung cancer and other pulmonary neoplasms. In Goldman L, Ausiello D, eds. Cecil Medicine. 23rd ed. Philadelphia, Pa: Saunders Elsevier; 2007:chap 201.

    Juergens RA, Spira AI, Brahmer JR. Effusions. In: Abeloff MD, Armitage JO, Niederhuber JE, Kastan MB, McKenna WG. Abeloff's Clinical Oncology. 4th ed. Philadelphia, Pa: Churchill Livingstone Elsevier; 2008:chap 60.