Lung India

: 2009  |  Volume : 26  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 53--54

Malignant pleural mesothelioma

Sukhesh Rao 
 Department of Tuberculosis and Respiratory Diseases, Yenepoya Medical College, Mangalore-575 018, Karnataka, India

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Sukhesh Rao
«SQ»Hemadri«SQ», 2nd, Cross, Behind S.D.M Law College, Mangalore-575 003, Karnataka

Malignant mesothelioma is one of the rare tumors of pleura. One such case in a 57-year-old male, who presented with hemorrhagic pleural effusion and had no history of asbestos exposure, is reported here. The rarity, unusual presentation, and implications are discussed.

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Rao S. Malignant pleural mesothelioma.Lung India 2009;26:53-54

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