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Mesothelioma: Symptoms and General Overview Document List

Summary: Our library below features 19 published articles, research papers, and documents from the Disabled World Mesothelioma category. Although some of these documents may have since been updated, re-written, replaced, or revised, they are sorted by their original publish date. The most recent publications are listed at the top of the table with older articles being listed in descending order by the date they were created. You can also receive our latest communications as soon as they are released by subscribing to our Mesothelioma RSS feed.

Mesothelioma Publications

HXR9 Drug for Mesothelioma Cancer
Study reveals drug HRX9, that works by preventing cancer cells from avoiding apoptosis, shows promise for mesothelioma lung cancer.
Publish Date: 2016/03/14 - Updated: 2020/11/06

Olive Leaf Compound Could Treat Malignant Mesothelioma
Researchers say a compound found in the leaves of olive trees could eventually form the basis of a new treatment for mesothelioma.
Publish Date: 2015/12/27

Total Ban on Asbestos in U.S. Sought by Steve McQueen's Widow
Barbara McQueen trying to convince federal law makers to finally ban the sale and use of asbestos in the United States.
Publish Date: 2012/09/23 - Updated: 2018/02/14

Mesothelioma Cancer - A Slow and Silent Killer
Mesothelioma a once rare type of cancer primarily caused by exposure to asbestos is becoming a household name.
Publish Date: 2011/06/15

Pleural Mesothelioma Combination Therapy Shows Promise
Pleural mesothelioma patients who undergo lung-sparing surgery in combination with photodynamic therapy show superior overall survival than patients treated using conventional therapy of extrapleural pneumonectomy.
Publish Date: 2011/06/09 - Updated: 2023/02/01

Peritoneal Mesothelioma: Symptoms, Diagnosing, Treatment
Peritoneal Mesothelioma is a rare cancer of the abdominal lining usually associated with asbestos exposure and is regarded as universally fatal.
Publish Date: 2010/10/09 - Updated: 2023/02/01

Smoking and Mesothelioma Risks
Relationship between smoking and asbestos exposure which is the only known cause of mesothelioma.
Publish Date: 2009/10/08 - Updated: 2013/06/11

9/11 Ground Zero and Mesothelioma Cases
Exposure to asbestos especially repeated exposure or high levels of exposure has been directly linked to mesothelioma cancer.
Publish Date: 2009/10/08 - Updated: 2015/12/27

Pleural Mesothelioma: Symptoms, Stages, Treatment
Pleural Mesothelioma is a rare type of cancer. Malignant cells are found in the tissue that lines the chest cavity and covers the lungs.
Publish Date: 2009/03/31 - Updated: 2023/02/01

Symptoms of Mesothelioma
Mesothelioma (mez-uh-thee-lee-O-muh) is a type of cancer that can be either malignant or benign.
Publish Date: 2009/03/27 - Updated: 2016/03/20

Vermiculite: Does Your Garden Contain Asbestos
Gardening should be done cautiously because some potting mixtures contain asbestos.
Publish Date: 2009/03/26 - Updated: 2016/03/20

Alternative Mesothelioma Treatments
Alternative treatments for mesothelioma described as holistic treatments not only help a patients physical well being but mentally emotionally and spiritually.
Publish Date: 2009/03/25 - Updated: 2016/03/20

Asbestos Dangers for Veterans
Veterans and service personnel may risk asbestos exposure which leads to many diseases including mesothelioma.
Publish Date: 2009/03/25 - Updated: 2013/06/18

Mesothelioma: Occupations Most at Risk
Occupations at risk of malignant type of mesothelioma the most hazardous form of cancer which may be deadly in many cases.
Publish Date: 2009/03/25 - Updated: 2013/06/18

Asbestos Dangers for Firefighters
A firefighters job is to combat fires and often those fires occur in older buildings resulting in asbestos exposure and future mesothelioma.
Publish Date: 2009/03/24 - Updated: 2016/03/20

Mesothelioma Affecting Children
There have been cases where children have been diagnosed with mesothelioma through contact with asbestos exposure.
Publish Date: 2009/03/24 - Updated: 2016/03/20

Mesothelioma from Asbestos Exposure
Mesothelioma is a form of lung cancer that is almost always caused by asbestos exposure and is commonly found in outer lining of the lungs called mesothelium.
Publish Date: 2009/02/27 - Updated: 2013/06/18

Mesothelioma & Asbestosis: Defining Difference & Relationship
Explains the difference between Mesothelioma and Asbestosis which are cancers of the lung.
Publish Date: 2009/01/09 - Updated: 2015/12/27

Mesothelioma Treatment Options
A number of mesothelioma treatment options are available including radiotherapy surgery and chemotherapy.
Publish Date: 2008/12/30 - Updated: 2009/07/20

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