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Mesothelioma therapy includes Chemotherapy, Radiotherapy

The therapeutic approach depends on the stage, size and cell type of the tumor. The basis is based on a multimodal approach with a combination of surgery, chemotherapy and radiotherapy. Research is increasingly focusing on the introduction of new modalities, the most hope of which is immunotherapy. Several other forms of mesothelioma therapy are in the phase of …

Sarcomatoid mesothelioma | Positron Emission Tomography

Sarcomatoid mesothelioma accounts for about 10% of these malignancies. It is much more aggressive and resistant to therapy than epithelial forms. Unlike epithelial cells, it does not consist of compacted cells, but rather disorganized chaotic spindle cells with elongated thick nuclei, which are arranged in bundles and which migrate and metastasize more readily. The fibrous components of this form …