TITLE

Synchronous pleural and peritoneal malignant mesothelioma: a case report and review of literature

AUTHOR(S)
Del Gobbo, Alessandro; Fiori, Stefano; Gaudioso, Gabriella; Bonaparte, Eleonora; Tabano, Silvia; Palleschi, Alessandro; Bosari, Silvano; Ferrero, Stefano
PUB. DATE
May 2014
SOURCE
International Journal of Clinical & Experimental Pathology;2014, Vol. 7 Issue 5, p2484
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
96450903

 

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