Advances in the treatment of mesothelioma, mesothelioma patients living longer than before. With the help of accurate diagnosis and multi speciality care allows the patients to improve their recovery and not to spread the disease.Mesothelioma survivor’s life expectancy is now two, three and more than four years and increase the beyond limit.There are survivors living more than 5 to 10 years by the advance treatment with accurate diagnostic tools. It is very important to find a specialist who can determine the treatment option for the specified case. the top specialists work at recognised mesothelioma centers.
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The main treatment option will depend on the stage of the cancer, any other medical condition of the patient and their general fitness. People with early stage mesothelioma may have the surgery, chemotherapy and Radiation therapy. The doctor may suggest for the surgery to take away the tumor and reduce the symptoms. The chemotherapy also used to shrink the size of the tumor and reduce the symptoms. The radiation helps to shrink the tumor or destroy the cancer cells and reduce the symptoms. if the cancer has not developed to metastasized then the combination of surgery, chemotherapy and radiation is followed and this is called multimodal approach.