9050/3 Mesothelioma, malignant


Synonyms

Mesothelioma, NOS

Definitions

Retroperitoneum and peritoneum
ICD-O-3 topography code: C48
ICD10: C45
           

A malignant neoplasm arising from mesothelial cells of the pleura or peritoneum, It is chracterized by a diffuse growth pattern and typically caused by exposure to asbestos.



Ovary
ICD-O-3 topography code: C56
ICD10: C45
           

A malignant neoplasm arising from mesothelial cells of the pleura or peritoneum, It is chracterized by a diffuse growth pattern and typically caused by exposure to asbestos.



Testis/Male genital organs
ICD-O-3 topography code: C62-C63
ICD10: C45
           

A malignant neoplasm arising from mesothelial cells of the pleura or peritoneum, It is chracterized by a diffuse growth pattern and typically caused by exposure to asbestos.