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Malignant Mesothelioma

What is Malignant Mesothelioma

The pleural cavity (the space surrounding the lungs) may sometimes be affected by a relatively rare form of tumour known as a malignant mesothelioma. Patients experience vague chest discomfort, and sometimes loss of weight, shortness of breath and a dry hacking cough.

Treatment and drugs

Treatment varies depending on the stage of the disease.

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