Has you or a loved one been diagnosed with Mesothelioma? This is a rare, aggressive form of asbestos related cancer that affects roughly 3,000 Americans every year. Although this type of cancer is not nearly as common as many others, it is quite dangerous and has taken thousands of lives in the past.
Unlike other types of cancer, with which the cause is unsure, Mesothelioma is related to asbestos exposure. For this reason, many people contracted the condition through no fault of their own.
Did you know that that Mesothelioma symptoms often times don’t appear for 50 or more years? In other words, you could have been exposed to asbestos many years ago but just now begin to suffer from symptoms of the disease.
Before we go any further, it is important to note that there is no cure for asbestos. That being said, with more and more cases coming to the forefront there is treatment available.
Some of the most common symptoms of Mesothelioma include:
- Coughing blood
- Chest pain
- Wheezing or cough
- Shortness of breath
If you believe you are dealing with Mesothelioma, you must receive a medical diagnosis without delay. This will help you receive the proper treatment which can minimize your symptoms and related discomfort.
From there, you need to discuss your legal options with a qualified Mesothelioma personal injury attorney. You may be able to receive compensation for your medical bills as well as related expenses. Along with this, you may be entitled to payments for pain and suffering.
We have represented countless victims in the past and can help you receive compensation for your illness. Contact us today to discuss your medical situation and legal rights.