Download PDF by Thomas A. Sporn (auth.), Andrea Tannapfel (eds.): Malignant Mesothelioma

By Thomas A. Sporn (auth.), Andrea Tannapfel (eds.)

ISBN-10: 364210861X

ISBN-13: 9783642108617

Malignant mesothelioma is an competitive and deadly neoplasm of serous membranes. The pathogenesis of malignant mesothelioma is obviously associated with integrated asbestos fibers. due to the past due banning of asbestos use in commercial international locations and the ongoing mining and intake of asbestos in lots of nations, the occurrence of malignant mesothelioma continues to be emerging world wide. This ebook covers the entire vital elements of the sickness by means of bringing jointly contributions from chosen specialists within the fields of epidemiology, imaging, pathological analysis, remedy, genetics, and screening. detailed emphasis is put on the most recent diagnostic concepts and present treatment criteria. moreover, the mineralogy of asbestos is reviewed and transparent recommendation is integrated at the research of tissue mineral fiber content material. by way of delivering a compact, scientifically established, and up to date review of the administration of malignant mesothelioma, this quantity could be important for all clinicians and pathologists who're engaged within the analysis and therapy of the sickness or in similar research.

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