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Asbestos Abatement Is A Great Way To Protect The Environment

Mesothelioma and Asbestos

Hazmat is the shortened form of hazardous materials. As the name indicates these are goods that can cause harm to human beings and the environment if they are not handled in a proper way. Asbestos is also categorized under...

The Importance Asbestos Testing Removal In Florida

Mesothelioma and Asbestos

Whether you are living in an old home, buying a new house or simply renting a place, it is of utmost importance to conduct asbestos testing. Though the use of asbestos and lead based paint was banned in the...

History, Hazards and Dietary Advice For Mesothelioma

Mesothelioma and Asbestos

History of asbestos.There are four main types of asbestos; Amosite (brown fibers), Anthophyllite (gray fibers), white Christie, and blue Crocidolite. Chrysotile has curly fibers while the other three have rod like fibers. These fibers fragment into dust quite readily...

The Science of Recovering Lives in Mesothelioma Prognosis

Mesothelioma and Asbestos

A brief on Mesothelioma A whopping 2,000 to 3,000 new cases of mesothelioma is on the rise in United States of America. Mesothelioma is a rare form of cancer and it is an aftereffect of the asbestos exposure. The cancerous...

Sarcomatoid Mesothelioma: A Deadly Curse Of Asbestos

Mesothelioma and Asbestos

Sarcomatoid Mesothelioma is a quite uncommon type of cancer caused due to asbestos exposure. While it is difficult to diagnose Sarcomatoid Mesothelioma, it hardly responds to any type of therapy. This is the most serious of all asbestos-related diseases....

A Little Explanation of Sarcomatoid Mesothelioma

Mesothelioma and Asbestos

What Is Mesothelioma Sarcoma?Between the two forms of tumors of the mesothelioma, which are either benign (non-cancerous) or malignant (cancerous), the latter is more common and dangerous, popularly known as mesothelioma. Mesothelioma is characterized by its dangerous potential to...

Mesothelioma Cancer Caused by Asbestos

Mesothelioma and Asbestos

The internal organs of the human body are encased in a protective sac called the mesothelium. Examples of mesothelilial membranes are the peritoneum (abdominal organs), pleura (lungs), and pericardium (heart). Under specific conditions, the cells of the protective membrane...

Some Pericardial Mesothelioma FAQ

Mesothelioma and Asbestos

What is pericardial mesothelioma?Pericardial Mesothelioma is a rare form of mesothelioma cancer that accounts for approximately 5% of all mesothelioma cases. Cancerous cells build up on the lining of the heart. What is the cause of pericardial mesothelioma?Asbestos is...

Pericardial Mesothelioma Treatment

Mesothelioma and Asbestos

Pericardial Mesothelioma is an extremely difficult cancer to treat and presently, all treatment methods used have a poor success rate. The chances of a patient’s survival depend largely on how early and how aggressively the cancer is treated. If...

Quick Facts About Pericardial Mesothelioma

Mesothelioma and Asbestos

What is pericardial mesothelioma? It is a cancer caused by the inhalation of asbestos dust, and is the most rare of mesothelioma cancers. It accounts for about 5% of all cases. Its period of latency (time it takes for the...