Mesothelioma Questions

What are the Staging Systems of Mesothelioma?

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The stage of a cancer is a descriptor of how far cancer has spread in its course. The stage of the cancer typically takes into account the size of a tumor, how deep into the tissue it has penetrated, if adjacent organs have been affected, and whether it has metastasized or spread to other organs. […]

Mesothelioma Diagnosis FAQs – What To Know

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Mesothelioma is caused through contact with asbestos. If caught early, this is a treatable disease. Therefore, it’s important if you work with asbestos, to be screened for this disease on a regular basis. Here we’ll attempt to answer some of the common questions about mesothelioma. Question: What exactly is mesothelioma? Answer: Mesothelioma is an aggressive […]

Mesothelioma Diagnosis

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How is mesothelioma diagnosed? Once you go to your physician for a consultation and/or a checkup, there will be several things that he/she will do: Medical history – a complete and comprehensive medical history should be taken. This will be to assess risk factors, genetics, habits and sort through your symptoms. Additionally, it is important to […]