Even though there are enhanced treatments for this disease, currently there is no cure for mesothelioma. With the advancements in todays research the treatment options many patients can enroll in may expand their life expectancy to severals more years if symptoms of the disease have been found in early stages. Usually the treatments are conducted within clinical trials. Typically the prognosis for patients that are diagnosed with mesothelioma have a life expectancy of 2-4 months from diagnosis.
Everyones DNA and bodies are unique and treatment will always depend on which stage the patient is in mentally and physically. Treatments for any form of cancer takes great strength from the patient. If a patient maintains a healthy diet and has the strength for treatment the chances are high to increase their lifespan. Being diagnosed with pleural mesothelioma and knowing the prognosis is often unfavorable, makes it tough to hold the strength needed for treatment. With many patients diagnosed and the research that has been conducted still makes all forms of cancer a difficult disease to treat.
It looks like diagnosing early symptoms of mesothelioma are giving patients and doctors high hopes for early stage cures. Removing tumors or cancerous tissue associated with the infected area early, allows more options for alternative treatments. DNA scanning tests are being conducted for Phase I and Phase II mesothelioma patient in clinical studies.
With alternative treatments growing and with the amount of clinical studies being conducted, there is soon to be a cure. Keeping your mental health and healthy diet just may give you the strength to fight off this unfortunate disease and give you the valuable time needed for a miracle treatment. In the unfortunate event that you or your loved one have been diagnosed the team Mesowatch has the best mesothelioma lawyers available for your asbestos lawsuit. Being such a devastating disease with usually only months left to live after diagnosis, makes mesothelioma a major concern among people over 55 years of age and may have experience exposure to asbestos during their career.