Mesothelioma is difficult to diagnose and sometimes misdiagnosed as other forms of cancer. It takes multiple tests to confirm a diagnosis.
Since 1991, the number of women with mesothelioma and other asbestos illnesses has risen despite partial bans on asbestos.
Follow Allen’s mesothelioma journey from the first contact with asbestos to life after treatment, and learn what led to Allen's diagnosis.
Not all patients experience the same symptoms of mesothelioma as the stage of illness, overall health, and age play significant roles.
We followed Allen’s mesothelioma survivor journey since the first contact with asbestos. Now, we conclude his journey and his survivor story.
After a physical examination of certain organs, doctors will order imaging tests like X-rays or CT scans to confirm a mesothelioma diagnosis.
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.
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A pair of recent studies put women in the spotlight of mesothelioma research, suggesting secondary exposure significantly impacts women.