Mesothelioma and Thymic Tumors

  • Michael Wahl
  • Adam GarsaEmail author


This chapter will discuss the workup and management of mesothelioma and thymic tumors, with an emphasis on external beam radiotherapy technique and published evidence.


Mesothelioma Thymoma Thymic carcinoma Radiation therapy 



We thank Fred Y. Wu MD, PhD, Brian Lee MD, PhD, and Joycelyn L. Speight MD, PhD for their work on the prior edition of this chapter.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California San FranciscoSan FranciscoUSA
  2. 2.Radiation OncologyUniversity of Southern CaliforniaLos AngelesUSA

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