Mesothelioma is difficult to diagnose and sometimes misdiagnosed as other forms of cancer. It takes multiple tests to confirm a diagnosis.
Not all patients experience the same symptoms of mesothelioma as the stage of illness, overall health, and age play significant roles.
Follow Allen’s mesothelioma journey from the first contact with asbestos to life after treatment, and learn what led to Allen's diagnosis.
Since 1991, the number of women with mesothelioma and other asbestos illnesses has risen despite partial bans on asbestos.
A promising new artificial intelligence (AI) tool could streamline the process of identifying mesothelioma tumors in patients.
Natural disasters could harm Superfund dump sites, causing toxic air pollutants like asbestos to be released into the environment.
Scientists and researchers are testing new CAR-T cell treatment methods in clinical trials. Learn the timeline and what to expect.
A pair of recent studies put women in the spotlight of mesothelioma research, suggesting secondary exposure significantly impacts women.
Phase II of a clinical trial involving surgery, radiation, and chemotherapy is actively recruiting patients with pleural mesothelioma.
Nick Ursta, an EMT, firefighter, and construction worker, was a victim of pleural mesothelioma, an aggressive form of cancer caused by asbestos exposure.