Malignant Mesothelioma has Three Forms:
Malignant Mesothelioma, a rare form of cancer that affects lining of contains major organs in the body that include the abdomen, lungs and heart. This is a disease in which malignant cancer cells are found in the sac lining the chest (pleura) or the abdomen (peritoneum). Most people with this cancer have worked on jobsites where they breathed asbestos fibers.
There are 3,000 new malignant Mesothelioma cases diagnosed each year. If you are experiencing any of these symptoms you should a doctor immediately.
Malignant Mesothelioma Symptoms
- Abdominal bloating
- Abdominal pain
- Chest pain
- Chronic Fatigue
- Dry Cough
- Shortness of breath
- Unexplained Weight-loss
Malignant Mesothelioma symptoms may not appear for 15-40 years after exposure.
Related Pleural Mesothelioma Resources
Malignant Mesothelioma of the pleura: current surgical pathology
NCI Treatment Statement for Advanced Malignant Mesothelioma (Stages II, III, and IV)
Malignant Mesothelioma of the Pleura: Current Pathology
If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with Mesothelioma or an asbestos-related disease due to asbestos exposure in Idaho, the attorneys at Law Offices of Jerry Neil Paul can help.
Our nationwide, toll free number is (800) 281-9804.