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The 4 Mesothelioma Stages: Prognosis & Symptoms by Stage

Mesothelioma Stages The four stages of mesothelioma help doctors determine the progression of mesothelioma cancer. Stage 1 mesothelioma is localized, and many treatment options are available. Stage 4 mesothelioma shows metastasis, meaning the cancer cells have spread throughout the chest or abdominal cavity, and symptoms are more severe. What Are the Four Stages of Mesothelioma? …

Mesothelioma

Overview Malignant mesothelioma (me-zoe-thee-lee-O-muh) is a type of cancer that occurs in the thin layer of tissue that covers the majority of your internal organs (mesothelium). Mesothelioma is an aggressive and deadly form of cancer. Mesothelioma treatments are available, but for many people with mesothelioma, a cure is not possible. Doctors divide mesothelioma into different …