Category: Stages

The last stage of Mesothelioma is stage 4 Mesothelioma which is the most advanced stage of the disease. Even though it is considered to be the last stage, the patient is still eligible for palliative treatment that contributes to improving quality of life of the patient. In stage 4, the disease has generally spread to […]

Any individual diagnosed with stage 3 Mesothelioma has treatment options available to them as the disease has not spread from one side of the body to another side. Generally, treatment options are extremely rare and limited at this stage of Mesothelioma but still, there are some potentially life-sparing or life-saving treatments which are made available […]

Also known as an early-stage cancer, stage 2 Mesothelioma is often more dangerous in comparison to stage 1 Mesothelioma and it is advised, significantly, to visit a doctor as soon as possible. In stage 2 Mesothelioma, the disease has not spread far from where it was diagnosed in the lining of the affected areas (lungs, […]

In stage 1, Mesothelioma is not considered as life-threatening as some people think it is. The disease has not passed or spread beyond the lining that covers the lungs, abdomen or heart. There are some cases where the doctors have removed the affected parts by means of surgery and extended life expectancy of patients. If […]