Symptoms of Asbestos Exposure and Mesothelioma
As Explained By Our Mesothelioma Lawyers
Mesothelioma can be hard to diagnose because its symptoms also could be that of other illnesses, as well as other types of cancer.
Symptoms vary depending on the location of the mesothelioma. Contact your doctor if you experience any of the following symptoms:
• Trouble breathing
• Pain under the rib cage
• Pain or swelling in the abdomen
• Lumps in the abdomen
• Weight loss for no known reason
Those symptoms also could be caused by respiratory illnesses, such as pneumonia or bronchitis, or by cancers originating in the lung. (The National Cancer Institute defines lung cancer as originating inside the lung. Mesothelioma most frequently starts in tissue surrounding the lung or in the abdomen.)
Our mesothelioma team includes an attorneys who also is also a medical doctor, as well as attorneys who have decades of experience in handling mesothelioma lawsuits. Call today.