July 24, 2021

Symptoms & Treatments

Mesothelioma Lawyers in Mississippi

After asbestos exposure, you might contract any number of conditions including mesothelioma and asbestosis. Many Mississippi residents have been exposed to asbestos in the home or at work.

Symptoms of pleural mesothelioma include:

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  • Difficulty breathing
  • Fluid buildup in chest cavity lining (pleura)
  • Difficulty swallowing
  • Coughing up blood
  • Weight loss
  • Anemia
  • Fatigue
  • Fever
  • Lumps under skin on chest

Symptoms of peritoneal mesothelioma include:

  • Weight loss
  • Anemia
  • Nausea & vomiting
  • Fatigue
  • Diarrhea or constipation
  • Lumps under skin on abdomen

Symptoms of pericardial mesothelioma include:

  • Heart palpitations
  • Chest pain
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Fatigue

In order to diagnose mesothelioma, your physician will need to perform a variety of scanning tests along with a tissue biopsy. Unfortunately, the prognosis for mesothelioma is bleak. Depending on the stage of advancements, the prognosis can range from months to years.

Treatment options vary with the stage of advancement of the cancer, but include:

  • Chemotherapy
  • Surgery
  • Radiation therapy
  • Immunotherapy
  • Other experimental treatments

If you or a loved one worked or lived in Mississippi and has been diagnosed with mesothelioma, you may be entitled to compensation. Please speak with our experienced Mississippi mesothelioma lawyers by emailing or calling 1-877 LOSS RECOVER (567-7732) today for your free case evaluation.