Mesothelioma is a asbestos related disease
Though minerals in many forms are helpful in many ways, some are deleterious to our health. Asbestos, for example, has proven to be one such mineral which has caused one asbestos related disease after another such as Mesothelioma.
The 2 common types of mesothelioma are: Pleural mesothelioma (lung cancer) and Peritoneal mesothelioma (abdomen organs). The survival time for a patient with diffuse malignant mesothelioma is from 4 to 24 months from the observance of the symptoms