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benign fibrous mesothelioma

^ http://www.ebi.ac.uk/efo/EFO_1000835


A rare neoplasm, usually benign, derived from mesenchymal fibroblasts located in the submesothelial lining of the PLEURA. It spite of its various synonyms, it has no features of mesothelial cells and is not related to malignant MESOTHELIOMA or asbestos exposure. [ http://www.ebi.ac.uk/ontology/webulous#OPPL_pattern ]

Synonyms: localized benign fibrous Mesothelioma, Solitary Fibrous Tumor, Pleural, fibrous mesothelioma, benign (morphologic abnormality)

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SNOMEDCT:15702005

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Sirarat Sarntivijai

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