is a type of malignant cancer
occurs in the lining of lungs and chest wall. It is often caused by exposure to asbestos
of pleural mesothelioma may start to appear 20 to 50 years later
after exposing to asbestos. Because of the slow appearance of the symptoms, its prognosis
is very poor.
In general, the symptoms often appear first
in the chest and respiratory system
The common symptoms include:
- Chest pain, especially when you take a deep breath.
- Shortness of breath.
- Dry cough.
- Fluid accumulates in the lungs.
There are also some less common symptoms:
- Weight loss.
- Night sweats.
If you think you have pleural mesothelioma, you’d better talk to your doctor and get more tests.
Keywords: pleural mesothelioma symptoms; malignant pleural mesothelioma symptoms