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(32) In addition, tubulopapillary epithelioid mesotheliomas require distinction from well-differentiated papillary mesotheliomas (WDPMs
), which are classified as a separate subtype in the 2015 World Health Organization classification, (24) although WDPMs
can (rarely) show invasive foci.
No causal association between asbestos exposure and WDPM
has been recognized, although 2 studies (11,72) have reported asbestos exposure in about half of the patients.
Well-differentiated papillary mesothelioma (WDPM
) may assume a combination of tubular and papillary forms loosely associated with the peritoneal surface, and both may have psammomatous inclusions.