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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.

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 Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Pleural Neoplasms" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 274 publications over 31 distinct years, with a maximum of 19 publications in 2009
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