Thromboembolic Events in Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma

KÖKSAL D., Safak O., Ozcan A., Agackiran Y., Erturk H., Findik G.

CLINICAL AND APPLIED THROMBOSIS-HEMOSTASIS, vol.22, no.4, pp.390-394, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Aim: Malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM) increases the risk of thromboembolic events (TEEs). In this retrospective study, we aimed to determine the rate of TEEs in MPM and investigate its relationship with the presence of thrombocytosis, the disease stage, and the tumor histopathology.