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Mesothelioma (cont.)

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What other kinds of information is available for people with mesothelioma?

There are numerous cancer web sites, some specific to mesothelioma. Because they are often difficult to locate, we have listed some relevant medical web sites that have information about mesothelioma.

American Institute for Cancer Research
(http://www.aicr.org)

American Thoracic Society
(http://www.thoracic.org/)

Canadian Cancer Society
(http://www.bc.cancer.ca)

Mesothelioma Web
(http://www.mesotheliomaweb.org)

Medically reviewed by James E Gerace, MD; American Board of Internal Medicine with subspecialty in Pulmonary Disease

REFERENCE:

"Malignant peritoneal mesothelioma: Treatment"
uptodate.com

"Malignant peritoneal mesothelioma: Epidemiology, risk factors, clinical presentation, diagnosis, and staging"
uptodate.com


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 1/17/2014

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Source: MedicineNet.com
http://www.medicinenet.com/mesothelioma/article.htm

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