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What Causes Mesothelioma?

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What Causes Mesothelioma?

Postby Huntingdon » Thu Apr 20, 2017 8:00 pm

Working with asbestos is a MAJOR risk factor for mesothelioma. A history of asbestos exposure exists in most cases. Although it could be caused by other things as well.


In some cases, mesothelioma is associated with irradiation, intrapleural thorium dioxide (Thorotrast), and inhalation of other fibrous silicates, such as erionite. Some suggest that the simian virus 40 (SV40) may act as a cofactor in the development of mesothelioma.

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What Causes Mesothelioma?

Postby Nevyn » Thu Apr 20, 2017 8:01 pm

Mesothelioma is a rare cancer caused almost exclusively by exposure to asbestos. Doctors diagnose an estimated 3,000 cases of mesothelioma a year in the United States, and the majority of those are traced to job-related exposure.


Mesothelioma cancer most commonly develops in the lungs of people exposed to asbestos.


Effective treatments are available to ease symptoms and improve your prognosis.
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What Causes Mesothelioma?

Postby Keri » Thu Apr 20, 2017 8:09 pm

Mesothelioma is a uncommon maximum cancers brought about just about completely via exposure to asbestos. medical doctors diagnose an predicted 3,000 situations of mesothelioma a 300 and sixty 5 days interior the USA, and maximum individuals of those are traced to activity-appropriate exposure. Mesothelioma maximum cancers maximum ordinarily develops interior the lungs of individuals uncovered to asbestos. useful cures are available to ease symptoms and enhance your diagnosis.
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