Mesothelioma Treatment Approved by FDA, First in 15 Years

Mesothelioma Treatment Approved by FDA, First in 15 Years

May 30, 2019

For the first time in 15 years, the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new treatment for mesothelioma, a rare and aggressive form of cancer that has been proven to be caused by exposure to asbestos.

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New statistical model for mesothelioma

Promising new statistical model may identify mesothelioma patients that will benefit most from surgery

September 18, 2015

There may be a ray of hope for some patients with mesothelioma, an aggressive cancer caused by asbestos exposure.

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treatment pleural effusion

New Methods for Treating Pleural Effusion

November 29, 2013

Mesothelioma is a cancerous disease that primarily affects the cells that line the lungs and peritoneum. Mesothelioma is often attributed to exposure to asbestos fibers through work sites or products containing asbestos.

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Coping with Chemotherapy and Mesothelioma

October 4, 2013

Receiving a diagnosis of mesothelioma can be an overwhelming experience not only for patients but for their loved ones as well.

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Mesothelioma Treatment

Mesothelioma Treatment: Is Surgery right for you?

August 28, 2013

There are many different surgery options to treat mesothelioma. The right one for you will depend on multiple factors.

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Mesothelioma Justice

I just found out I have mesothelioma. I’m scared and don’t know where to turn.

August 14, 2013

Finding out that you have mesothelioma is frightening, but help is out there.

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