Desmoplastic Mesothelioma

Sunday, May 15th, 2011

Desmoplastic Mesothelioma cancer is a Sarcomatoid Mesothelioma type that has more than a half of collagenized stromae dense. It is resulted from asbestos’ fiber exposure and the symptoms are familiar to those people who suffer from any related lung’s diseases. Patients with Desmoplastic Mesothelioma respond to the same types of treatment that is used to […]

Epithelioid Mesothelioma

Sunday, May 15th, 2011

Epithelioid Mesothelioma’s signs are very similar to lung Adenocarcinoma, but it may be extremely hard for oncologist-pulmonologist to differ them. An origin is the major determination point as well as some shape faint variances. An epithelium is mesothelium – the tissue’s specific layer that surrounds any patient’s body’s organ. No matter where it is present, […]

Sarcomatoid Mesothelioma

Saturday, May 14th, 2011

Sarcomatoid Mesothelioma occurs in about 15% of all cases of all mesothelioma cases. In this type of Mesothelioma, the mesothelioma’s cancer cells are spindle-shaped, arranged in a haphazard directions, and alongated. Sarcomatoid Mesothelioma’s cells also lack nucleus, unlike epithelioid mesothelioma’s cancer’s cells, which have a clearly visible nuclei. The Sarcomatoid Mesothelioma’s desoplastic varieties are hard […]

Biphasic Mesothelioma

Saturday, May 14th, 2011

Biphasic Mesothelioma Cancer is different from Sarcomatoid and Epithelioid Mesotheliomas. Such type of Mesothelioma doesn’t have a specific cellular structure. Biophasic Mesothelioma is a mixture of Sarcomatoid and Epithelioid Mesotheliomas cancers’ types. Fibrous or Sarcomatoid mesothelioma cells are oval or spindle-shaped. Epithelioid Mesothelioma cancer’s cells usually appear to be cube-shaped, but flattened and columnar cellular […]

Testicular Mesothelioma

Monday, April 25th, 2011

Testicular Mesothelioma is the rarest malignant mesothelioma type, a cancer resulted from exposure of asbestos. Currently, less than 100 of such Mesothelioma cases were reported. Testicular Mesothelioma progresses in the tunica vaginalis (the membranous lining surrounding the testicle) which supports the reproductive organ and provides protection. Because of the Testicular Mesothelioma’s rarity, there are no […]

Risks of Mesothelioma

Friday, April 15th, 2011

Exposure to asbestos is the major mesothelioma risk and the individuals who were exposed to asbestos are at highest risk of progressing Mesothelioma. Asbestos exposure may happen in such groups of individuals: 1. Military, navy war veterans are at high risk of progressing Mesothelioma Cancer because they have been exposed to large levels of asbestos […]

Stages of Mesothelioma

Thursday, April 14th, 2011

In this article, we will explain the various stages of mesothelioma. The oncologist relies on knowledge of the Mesolethioma’s various stages to treat such type of cancer properly. Mesothelioma Cancer passes through various stages as such tumor continues to progress. These different stages of Mesothelioma Cancer help the oncologist to choose the most appropriate treatment. […]

NYU Study Shows Strong Results on Detecting Mesothelioma

Thursday, April 14th, 2011

The NYU Langone Medical Center scientists have studied how a Novel Protein test may detect asbestos-related pulmanory cancer at early stages. Such type of test may accurately recognize protein secreted from cancerous tumor resulted from exposure of asbestos. This study was presented on April 4th, 2011 at the American Cancer Association annual conference. In such […]

Radiation Treatment for Patients with Mesothelioma

Thursday, April 14th, 2011

Radiation in patients with Mesothelioma, may help lower pain. Such radiation should be done in a large doses and is frequently combined with the 2 techniques to kill Mesothelioma cancer in the patient’s body. The radiation treatment dose used in the patient’s cavity of the chest, may completely kill the cells of mesothelioma cancer and […]

Malignant Mesothelioma

Thursday, March 31st, 2011

Malignant Mesothelioma is a rare type of lung cancer. Mesothelioma is the term used to describe a tumor, which is cancerous that involves the organ’s mesothelial cells, usually the lungs, abdominal organs, or heart. Pleural mesothelioma¬† or lung cancer’ lining is the most common type of mesothelioma cancer. Peritoneal Mesothelioma is a stomach cancer’s lining […]

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