Tongue metastasis was the first sign of malignant pleural mesothelioma detected by PET/CT

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Xie, P., Wang, W. & Yang, J. Tongue metastasis was the first sign of malignant pleural mesothelioma detected by PET/CT. Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 47, 2218–2219 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00259-020-04705-1

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