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Pleural Neoplasms

"Pleural Neoplasms" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

MeSH information
Neoplasms of the thin serous membrane that envelopes the lungs and lines the thoracic cavity. Pleural neoplasms are exceedingly rare and are usually not diagnosed until they are advanced because in the early stages they produce no symptoms.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Pleural Neoplasms" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Pleural Neoplasms" was a major or minor topic of these publication.