Tag: 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, […]

Can Mesothelioma be cured? One of the rare diseases to exist in the modern world is Mesothelioma. Mesothelioma is often considered as a seriously aggressive form of cancer whose development can start from the lining of either lungs, abdomen or heart. The cause of Mesothelioma is often known as asbestos. Mesothelioma, as mentioned earlier, develops […]