Mesothelioma symptoms are not disease specific, that is, many mesothelioma symptoms are also symptoms of other medical problems. Most studies show that symptoms begin mesotheliomausually occurs in 30 to 40 years after exposure to asbestos.
Thus, many mesothelioma patients are unaware that the symptoms experienced something that occurs much earlier in life. Even a brief period of exposure (as little) as a month a few, the conditions for an outbreak of the disease, which causes much later in life.
Mesothelioma affects the lining of body cavities. Over time, increased cancer tumors causes these tissues to expand and spill. The presence of excess fluid is usually what causes the symptoms. Mesothelioma Symptoms also depend on the location of the tumor.
SymptomsFor pleural mesothelioma or pleural mesothelioma of the lining of the lungs, common symptoms of shortness of breath, chest pains and a persistent cough. Unfortunately, those symptoms are very common to a number of other diseases such as pneumonia. The most common symptom is localized pain in the chest, but this can not happen until the disease is advanced. A less common symptom, but is still frequent pleural mesothelioma are weight loss. Some patients have experienced virtually no symptoms.
Symptoms Peritoneal peritoneal mesothelioma Mesothelioma is a cancer of the abdominal wall. Symptoms include swelling or lump in the abdomen, weight loss and abdominal pain. Bowel obstruction and blood clots also known to occur and sometimes fever is present.
Mesothelioma Symptoms Pericardial pericardial mesothelioma affects the lining of the heart or pericardium. Symptoms include chest pain, coughing, irregular heartbeat, and irregular breathing. Many of these symptoms occur during physical exertion C until a minimum of effort. Pericardial Mesothelioma is the rarest form of mesothelioma.
The earlier cancer is detected or leave mesothelioma C of C is a more effective treatment for their course toward the target.
Mesothelioma is a serious form of cancer that attacks the membrane surrounding the organs. The symptoms manifest of mesothelioma can be between 20 to 40 years and more. And because the early symptoms of mesothelioma in general, are often ignored or confused with symptoms of less serious diseases. In general, however, people begin to show symptoms of mesothelioma are diagnosed two to three months ago.