Mesothelioma - benign-fibrous

Mesothelioma - benign; Mesothelioma - fibrous; Pleural fibroma; Solitary fibrous tumor of the pleura

Benign mesothelioma is a noncancerous tumor of the lining of the lung and chest cavity, an area called the pleura.

It is also called solitary fibrous tumor of the pleura.

See also: Malignant mesothelioma

Respiratory system

Air is breathed in through the nasal passageways, travels through the trachea and bronchi to the lungs.

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Symptoms

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Treatment

Outlook (Prognosis)

Possible Complications

When to Contact a Medical Professional