What Is Mesothelioma?

Mesothelioma is a rare and fatal cancer caused by asbestos exposure. It can develop in the linings of various major organs.

Mesothelioma Symptoms

The symptoms of mesothelioma are dependent on where in the body the cancer first develops. The most common symptoms of pleural mesothelioma include chest pain and shortness of breath, while common peritoneal mesothelioma symptoms include bloating and stomach pain.

Mesothelioma Treatment Options

Standard treatment options for mesothelioma combine chemotherapy, radiation, and surgery. While there is no one-size-fits-all solution to treating this cancer, specialized mesothelioma doctors can develop a treatment strategy that works best for you.

Mesothelioma Doctors

Patients diagnosed with mesothelioma can get treatment from experienced doctors who specialize in diagnosing and treating this cancer. These doctors help patients across the country increase their life expectancy and improve their quality of life.

Mesothelioma Cancer Centers

Mesothelioma cancer centers are state-of-the-art facilities that provide patients with access to standard treatment options and emerging therapies in clinical trials. Some of the top mesothelioma hospitals partner with the VA to help veterans receive treatment.

Living With Mesothelioma

It is possible to live with mesothelioma. Prompt treatment can greatly improve your survival time and quality of life. Working with a team of mesothelioma specialists can help manage symptoms and keep your cancer in remission.

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If you or someone you love was diagnosed with mesothelioma, a Free Case Review can help you learn if you qualify for compensation.

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Veterans and Mesothelioma

Former service members of the United States military account for more than 30% of patients diagnosed with mesothelioma. For over 40 years, asbestos was used to build and repair military assets, putting active duty members at risk of exposure on a daily basis.

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Compensation for Mesothelioma Patients

Patients and families impacted by a mesothelioma diagnosis can pursue financial compensation to help cover their costs of treatment and to hold accountable the companies responsible for their cancer.

If you have a mesothelioma diagnosis, call the Mesothelioma Cancer Network. Our team of Patient Advocates will answer your questions and help you understand your next steps.

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