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Squamous-cell carcinoma of the pleura.
  1. J R Rüttner,
  2. S Heinzl

    Abstract

    There are few reports of primary malignant tumours of the pleura other than mesothelioma. Reports of squamous-cell carcinoma of the pleura are especially rare. Epidermoid carcinoma of the pleura may occur in connection with persistent empyema drained by a pleurocutaneous fistula or long-standing extrapleural pneumothorax without fistula.

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