Tag: different types of mesothelioma

Testicular mesothelioma is most rare of all types of Mesothelioma. Most patients that are suffering from testicular mesothelioma have no history of asbestos exposure. There are no to-the-fact research on testicular mesothelioma because of this disease being so rare. On the basis of limited number of known cases, patients (men) with this type of cancer […]

As the name implies, pericardial mesothelioma affects the lining of the heart itself. Surgery and chemotherapy are the treatments for this mesothelioma which helps the people to live longer with the cancer and other therapies can control symptoms like pericardial effusion. Pericardial mesothelioma is often diagnosed or discovered at a later stage. The treatment options […]

First symptoms of peritoneal mesothelioma, which could not appear until 20 to 50 years of exposure to asbestos, consist of abdominal distension, abdominal pain, swelling or tenderness around the abdomen and diarrhea or constipation. Various treatment options are available for peritoneal mesothelioma and most of them are similar to those of other asbestos-related cancers. But, […]

Pleural Mesothelioma has been named after the place or location where it is formed in the beginning. People who are diagnosed with pleural mesothelioma are often men who are older than the age of 75. As we already know, exposure to asbestos is a key factor for people being affected by Mesothelioma. In this case, […]