Mesothelioma

Living with Mesothelioma

Even though cancer researchers expect the mesothelioma mortality rate to peak in the next couple of years,1 what you can expect after being diagnosed with mesothelio.... Read more

Filing a Lawsuit

Seeking compensation for mesothelioma If you or a loved one has mesothelioma from asbestos exposure, finding a lawyer to file a claim may result in compensation. B.... Read more

Treatments for Mesothelioma Cancer

Mesothelioma treatment is determined on an individual basis Mesothelioma is a cancer that can arise three to five decades after breathing in asbestos fibers int.... Read more

Mesothelioma Basics

Risk Factors for Mesothelioma Cancer

Mesothelioma is a cancer of the tissue (mesothelium) that lines your lungs, stomach, and other primary organs. Mesothelioma is rare. Doctors diagnose approximately 3,000 people each year in the United States. There are a number of cancer risk factors for mesothelioma. Highest risk of mesothelioma Exposure to asbestos is the highest risk factor for contracting mesothelioma. When asbestos bre... Read More

Mesothelioma Types

Benign Mesothelioma

Benign mesothelioma is a tumor that starts in the mesothelium, the lining of the chest and abdominal cavities. Unlike malignant mesothelioma, benign tumors do not cause cancer — they generally do not spread to other parts of the body or invade the tissues.1 Benign fibrous tumor of the pleura When the benign mesothelioma occurs in the chest cavity along the lining of the lungs it is called a... Read More

Asbestos

Asbestos Exposure-Related Disease: Asbestosis and Mesothelioma

Asbestos is a heat- and fire-resistant insulating material that has been used in many industries over the course of almost 200 years. But the material can cause a number of lung diseases when the fibers are breathed in and become embedded in the tissue.1 Asbestosis vs. mesothelioma These two asbestos-related lung diseases are similar in cause, symptoms and diagnosis, but differ in many impo... Read More

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