Mesothelioma Stages and Life Expectancy

Mesothelioma Stages and Life Expectancy

Stages and Life expectancy of Mesothelioma Cancer helps the patients and doctors to track the progression of cancer in the body. Stages and Life Expectancy of Mesothelioma cancer plays a crucial role in the planning process of treatment. Mesothelioma has its own staging system for recognition, known as TNM Staging System. What is TNM Staging system – Mesothelioma T-Tumor/Tumour size and extent, N-Level of spread to Lymph Nodes, M-Metastasis presence to distant organs. This TNM staging system or TNM classification includes algorithms for all cancer types excluding pediatric cancer. TNM…

Mesothelioma – How do you get mesothelioma

Mesothelioma

Mesothelioma is a form of cancer that is rare but has aggressive growth in the patients in which it develops. Mesothelioma Cancer develops or targets the lining areas of lungs, abdomen or heart of the patient. Once the Mesothelioma Cancer is diagnosed, the life expectancy of the patients can be estimated to be of 12-21 months. The Symptoms for Mesothelioma Cancer include pain in chest, increase in fatigue and shortness of breath. Though many researches have been carried out in gaining more knowledge on Mesothelioma the only known cause of…