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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 …