Medical Malpractice Dictionary: Pleural mesothelioma


Pleural mesothelioma: The main type of mesothelioma (rare asbestos-related cancer) affecting the pleura (lung membranes)

Pleural mesothelioma: Pleural mesothelioma is the main type of mesothelioma that is typically similar to lung cancer. However, there are also other types of mesothelioma affecting the heart (pericardial mesothelioma) and abdomen (peritoneal mesothelioma).

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