Mesothelioma, Malignant

Malignt mesoteliom

Engelsk definition

A type of mesothelioma with a tendency to metastasize. The majority of the tumors originate from either the PLEURA or PERITONEUM, but which may also orginate in the PERICARDIUM or testicular tissue. It is associated with ASBESTOS exposure. Somatic mutations identified in WT1, BCL10, CDKN2A, NF2, and BAP1 genes are associated with the malignancy. OMIM: 156240

Svenska synonymer

Malignt pleuralt mesoteliom

Engelska synonymer

Malignant Mesotheliomas Mesotheliomas, Malignant Malignant Mesothelioma Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma Malignant Pleural Mesotheliomas Mesotheliomas, Malignant Pleural Pleural Mesothelioma, Malignant Pleural Mesotheliomas, Malignant Mesothelioma, Malignant Pleural