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Diffuse Malignant Mesothelioma

MedGen UID:
97895
Concept ID:
C0392400
Neoplastic Process
Synonym: Malignant Diffuse Mesothelioma

Definition

A diffuse malignant neoplasm that arises from mesothelial cells, usually in the pleura or peritoneum. Histologic variants include biphasic, epithelioid, sarcomatoid, and desmoplastic mesothelioma. [from NCI]

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Shamji FM
Thorac Surg Clin 2021 Nov;31(4):407-416. doi: 10.1016/j.thorsurg.2021.08.001. PMID: 34696853
Cagle PT, Churg A
Arch Pathol Lab Med 2005 Nov;129(11):1421-7. doi: 10.5858/2005-129-1421-DDOBAM. PMID: 16253023
Rusch VW
Semin Surg Oncol 1990;6(5):279-85. doi: 10.1002/ssu.2980060510. PMID: 2237087

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Churg A, Le Stang N, Dacic S, Pissaloux D, Begueret H, Dartigues P, Giusiano-Courcambeck S, Sequeiros R, Pairon JC, Tirode F, Galateau-Sallé F
Mod Pathol 2022 Jan;35(1):69-76. Epub 2021 Sep 3 doi: 10.1038/s41379-021-00899-3. PMID: 34480081
Attanoos RL, Pugh MR
Arch Pathol Lab Med 2018 Aug;142(8):902-913. doi: 10.5858/arpa.2017-0537-RA. PMID: 30040453
Litzky LA
Arch Pathol Lab Med 2008 Jul;132(7):1104-17. doi: 10.5858/2008-132-1104-PST. PMID: 18605765
Zellos LS, Sugarbaker DJ
Oncology (Williston Park) 2002 Jul;16(7):907-13; discussion 916-7, 919-20, 925. PMID: 12164558
Rom WN, Lockey JE
West J Med 1982 Dec;137(6):548-54. PMID: 6761970Free PMC Article

Diagnosis

Carbone M, Pass HI, Ak G, Alexander HR Jr, Baas P, Baumann F, Blakely AM, Bueno R, Bzura A, Cardillo G, Churpek JE, Dianzani I, De Rienzo A, Emi M, Emri S, Felley-Bosco E, Fennell DA, Flores RM, Grosso F, Hayward NK, Hesdorffer M, Hoang CD, Johansson PA, Kindler HL, Kittaneh M, Krausz T, Mansfield A, Metintas M, Minaai M, Mutti L, Nielsen M, O'Byrne K, Opitz I, Pastorino S, Pentimalli F, de Perrot M, Pritchard A, Ripley RT, Robinson B, Rusch V, Taioli E, Takinishi Y, Tanji M, Tsao AS, Tuncer AM, Walpole S, Wolf A, Yang H, Yoshikawa Y, Zolondick A, Schrump DS, Hassan R
J Thorac Oncol 2022 Jul;17(7):873-889. Epub 2022 Apr 21 doi: 10.1016/j.jtho.2022.03.014. PMID: 35462085Free PMC Article
Churg A, Le Stang N, Dacic S, Pissaloux D, Begueret H, Dartigues P, Giusiano-Courcambeck S, Sequeiros R, Pairon JC, Tirode F, Galateau-Sallé F
Mod Pathol 2022 Jan;35(1):69-76. Epub 2021 Sep 3 doi: 10.1038/s41379-021-00899-3. PMID: 34480081
Attanoos RL, Pugh MR
Arch Pathol Lab Med 2018 Aug;142(8):902-913. doi: 10.5858/arpa.2017-0537-RA. PMID: 30040453
Oviedo SP, Cagle PT
Arch Pathol Lab Med 2012 Aug;136(8):882-8. doi: 10.5858/arpa.2012-0142-CR. PMID: 22849735
Litzky LA
Arch Pathol Lab Med 2008 Jul;132(7):1104-17. doi: 10.5858/2008-132-1104-PST. PMID: 18605765

Therapy

Shamji FM
Thorac Surg Clin 2021 Nov;31(4):407-416. doi: 10.1016/j.thorsurg.2021.08.001. PMID: 34696853
Butnor KJ, Rueckert J, Pavlisko EN, Sporn TA, Roggli VL
J Clin Pathol 2018 Nov;71(11):971-974. Epub 2018 May 23 doi: 10.1136/jclinpath-2018-205099. PMID: 29794065
Butnor KJ, Brownlee NA, Mahar A, Pavlisko EN, Sporn TA, Roggli VL
Lung Cancer 2016 May;95:1-7. Epub 2016 Feb 18 doi: 10.1016/j.lungcan.2016.02.007. PMID: 27040844
Rodriguez-Panadero F, Montes-Worboys A
Respiration 2012;83(2):91-8. Epub 2012 Jan 20 doi: 10.1159/000335419. PMID: 22286268
Toyokuni S
Nagoya J Med Sci 2009 Feb;71(1-2):1-10. PMID: 19358470

Prognosis

Churg A, Le Stang N, Dacic S, Pissaloux D, Begueret H, Dartigues P, Giusiano-Courcambeck S, Sequeiros R, Pairon JC, Tirode F, Galateau-Sallé F
Mod Pathol 2022 Jan;35(1):69-76. Epub 2021 Sep 3 doi: 10.1038/s41379-021-00899-3. PMID: 34480081
Attanoos RL, Pugh MR
Arch Pathol Lab Med 2018 Aug;142(8):902-913. doi: 10.5858/arpa.2017-0537-RA. PMID: 30040453
Litzky LA
Arch Pathol Lab Med 2008 Jul;132(7):1104-17. doi: 10.5858/2008-132-1104-PST. PMID: 18605765
Allen TC, Cagle PT, Churg AM, Colby TV, Gibbs AR, Hammar SP, Corson JM, Grimes MM, Ordonez NG, Roggli V, Travis WD, Wick MR
Am J Surg Pathol 2005 Jul;29(7):866-73. doi: 10.1097/01.pas.0000165529.78945.dc. PMID: 15958850
Zellos LS, Sugarbaker DJ
Oncology (Williston Park) 2002 Jul;16(7):907-13; discussion 916-7, 919-20, 925. PMID: 12164558

Clinical prediction guides

Carbone M, Pass HI, Ak G, Alexander HR Jr, Baas P, Baumann F, Blakely AM, Bueno R, Bzura A, Cardillo G, Churpek JE, Dianzani I, De Rienzo A, Emi M, Emri S, Felley-Bosco E, Fennell DA, Flores RM, Grosso F, Hayward NK, Hesdorffer M, Hoang CD, Johansson PA, Kindler HL, Kittaneh M, Krausz T, Mansfield A, Metintas M, Minaai M, Mutti L, Nielsen M, O'Byrne K, Opitz I, Pastorino S, Pentimalli F, de Perrot M, Pritchard A, Ripley RT, Robinson B, Rusch V, Taioli E, Takinishi Y, Tanji M, Tsao AS, Tuncer AM, Walpole S, Wolf A, Yang H, Yoshikawa Y, Zolondick A, Schrump DS, Hassan R
J Thorac Oncol 2022 Jul;17(7):873-889. Epub 2022 Apr 21 doi: 10.1016/j.jtho.2022.03.014. PMID: 35462085Free PMC Article
Butnor KJ, Pavlisko EN, Sporn TA, Roggli VL
J Clin Pathol 2017 Mar;70(3):228-232. Epub 2016 Aug 2 doi: 10.1136/jclinpath-2016-203945. PMID: 27484913
Butnor KJ, Brownlee NA, Mahar A, Pavlisko EN, Sporn TA, Roggli VL
Lung Cancer 2016 May;95:1-7. Epub 2016 Feb 18 doi: 10.1016/j.lungcan.2016.02.007. PMID: 27040844
Kane AB
Inhal Toxicol 2006 Nov;18(12):1001-4. doi: 10.1080/08958370600835393. PMID: 16920675
Mark EJ, Shin DH
Virchows Arch A Pathol Anat Histopathol 1993;422(6):445-51. doi: 10.1007/BF01606452. PMID: 8333148

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