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Pleural mesothelioma - guide to best cancer care

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Pleural mesothelioma - guide to best cancer care

Pleural mesothelioma affects the lining of the lungs (the pleura), caused by the inhalation of asbestos fibres.

This resource explains what to expect with pleural mesothelioma during each stage of treatment and beyond. It has information on tests, referrals, diagnosis and staging, treatment, living with cancer, and where to go for Mesothelioma support.

Cancer Council
Cancer, Lungs
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November 2016
Last reviewed:
May 2024
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