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Friday 11 May, 09:14

Mesothelioma cancer: not only symptoms

Mesothelioma cancer: how to detect symptoms, based on different types and planning for prevention

Mesothelioma cancer: not only symptoms

Mesothelioma cancer: how to detect symptoms

Mesothelioma ca take years before to be consider a real disease.

How is possible to recognise its symptoms?

At the beginning symptoms are not specific, so they can dissimulate this severe disease.

At pleura ther’s pain in the lower back, shortness of breath, coughing, fever, fatigue, weight loss, difficult swallow, muscles weakness.

Abdomen pain, weight loss, nausea, vomit, these are all symptoms for abdomen mesothelioma cancer.

Mesothelioma cancer can develop afer exposure to asbestos.

 

There are many types of mesothelioma cancer which affect the body.

Depending on the body area where these cancers are originated mesothelioma cancer can be divided in different types.

Pleura mesothelioma cancer: when is localized in the pleura. This cancer born in the chest cavity and is the most sprout among the population.

Peritoneum mesothelioma cancer: when is localized in peritoneum. This cancer is born in the abdomen.

Pericardial mesothelioma cacer: when localized in the pericardium. This cancer is born in the heart.

Different types of cancer can be detected and their incidence is quite variable.

-Epithelioid  70%of cases

-Sarcomatoid 20%

-Mixed 40% of mesotheliomas.

Prevention

The only prevention is to avoid any contact and exposure with asbestos. all contries have the responsability to preserve the health of citizens and workers from asbestos dangers. Country policies and international rules are developped and applied for public health prevention. 

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