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Pain Management in Mesothelioma

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Original languageEnglish
JournalJournal of Palliative Care & Medicine
Volume05
Issue number04
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 4 Jul 2015

Abstract

Pain is the most common symptom in malignant pleural mesothelioma and can be challenging to manage. This article discusses the pathophysiology of pain in mesothelioma, then, through a case history, outlines management options including medication, radiotherapy, chemotherapy and cordotomy.

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