Malignant Mesothelioma in Cappadocia: Data from Eight Regional Hospitals


Aral I. P. , BEŞİROĞLU M. , Arslan S. A.

ISTANBUL MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.21, no.5, pp.337-343, 2020 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/imj.galenos.2020.58259
  • Title of Journal : ISTANBUL MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.337-343

Abstract

Introduction: This study aimed to describe the current situation of malignant mesothelioma (MM) by examining data from 8 state hospitals in Cappadocia, where one of the most serious mesothelioma endemics is observed. Recently, no assessment of this endemic has been conducted in Cappadocia. Therefore, this study aimed to provide up-to-date information regarding the current situation.