• Mesothelioma

    Lung-Sparing Treatment Options for Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma

    by  • May 14, 2013 • Lung Cancer, Mesothelioma, Uncategorized

    Malignant pleural mesothelioma is a thoracic disease process that affects those with prior inhalational exposure to asbestos. It originates in the pleural space and progresses by local extension to involve the ipsilateral lung and adjacent structures. Often, there is a very long and variable latency period (from exposure to disease manifestation) that can range...

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