The diagnosis of mesothelioma is one that is difficult to grasp and accept. Mesothelioma is a rare form of cancer that attacks the mesothelium surrounding certain organs, particularly the lungs. Mesothelioma is most often seen in people with prolonged asbestos exposure.
If mesothelioma is diagnosed, it is possible to receive standard cancer treatments such as radiation, chemotherapy, and surgery. A good way for mesothelioma victims to cope with this devastating cancer is to file for a mesothelioma settlement.
A mesothelioma settlement may help more than a single victim. If one person has been diagnosed with mesothelioma then chances are others are experiencing illness due to asbestos exposure in the workplace. (more…)