Radiation associated malignant pleural mesothelioma

Y. Lerman, Y. Learman, P. Schachter, E. Herceg, Y. Lieberman, A. Yellin

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Abstract

Malignant pleural mesothelioma of epithelial type developed in a 24 year old woman, 20 years after radiotherapy for Hodgkin's disease. This case and a review of published cases indicate that radiation may induce malignant mesothelioma.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)463-464
Number of pages2
JournalThorax
Volume46
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - 1991
Externally publishedYes

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