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pseudomesotheliomatous adenocarcinoma

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pseudomesotheliomatous carcinoma

Definition : Pseudomesotheliomatous carcinoma is a rare variant of peripheral adenocarcinoma of the lung that can manifest clinical, radiologic, and pathologic features similar to malignant mesothelioma.

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- Pseudomesotheliomatous carcinoma involving pleura and peritoneum: A clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical study of three cases.
Shah IA, Salvatore JR, Kummet T, Gani OS, Wheeler LA.
Ann Diagn Pathol. 1999 Jun;3(3):148-59.
PMID: 10359850