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Forum: Mesothelioma Forum


  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Worried about possible cancer?

    Please post on the worried about possible cancer forum. http://www.cancerforums.net/forums/5...ossible-Cancer...

    Started by Didee, 09-04-2013 12:23 AM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Solicitation is not allowed

    Advertisements or solicitations are not allowed ...

    Started by ChemoMan, 07-31-2012 11:10 AM
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  1. Is chemotherapy really just wasting of money?

    Hi all, it's awful to say but i have a cancer... I am going to try chemotherapy. But <link deleted as per policy> i am confused... Is it really...

    Started by frenk77, 07-10-2012 07:44 AM
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  2. Post Can Mesothelioma be Cured ?

    Many doctors are simply resigned to do everything they can to make their patients comfortable. Mesothelioma disease is usually diagnose too late,...

    Started by edy utomo, 08-23-2011 02:40 AM
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  3. Mesothelioma from brake shoe dust?

    I wonder how many people in the United States got lung disease from breathing in asbestos fibers on the highways and roads and streets here in the...

    Started by bayman, 02-21-2014 03:52 PM
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  4. Still looking for answers about my dad's death

    In January of 2008, my 60-year-old father had a devastating stroke that led to his death in May of that year. It began about a week before the stroke...

    Started by chrissypvt, 03-05-2014 07:34 PM
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  5. Cancer of the pleura?

    Hi, I wonder if you can help with a query? Is "cancer of the pleura" always mesothelioma? And is it always caused by asbestos? Is it treatable? ...

    Started by Juno, 10-25-2004 04:03 AM
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  6. Post Charities for sufferers

    I am a mesothelioma sufferer - so I've got to write quickly- and I have gone through all of the recognised forms of accepted treatment such as...

    Started by msobell, 07-05-2013 10:41 AM
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  7. Could I have Mesothelioma?

    Hello All...I am so happy to find this site that I can actually get some feedback, on I hope? In the past couple of years, i have developed a...

    Started by Scared and Concerned, 04-20-2008 05:14 AM
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  8. Mesothelioma site

    Any one had read in this website < link removed> I wonder what is purpose of this website:confused:

    Started by Misshat, 11-02-2012 08:07 AM
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  9. Thumbs up Adult mesothelioma

    Most cases of mesothelioma in adult males. Cases of mesothelioma in women but it is possible to some extent is common, while the diagnosis of...

    Started by belal, 10-14-2012 08:22 PM
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  10. Mesothelioma Diagnosis Methods

    Medical history and physical exam If you have any signs or symptoms that suggest you might have mesothelioma, your doctor will want to take a...

    Started by luckii, 09-10-2012 03:23 AM
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    09-24-2012 08:41 AM Go to last post
  11. My Dad

    My Dad's health has remained much better than expected. However, he is currently in ICU and we just learned that his Mesothelioma has attached to...

    Started by oc64, 07-30-2012 07:10 PM
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  12. Legal Advice

    Hello everyone, for any legal advice, i think this blog would help some of our friends and families Link removed.

    Started by Mad Heat, 06-20-2012 10:15 AM
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  13. Family Dog Passed Away from Mesothelioma, Should the Family and House be Tested?

    In mid-October, my family dog, a 7-year old Jack Russell Terrier was diagnosed with mesothelioma. After a series of pericardium liquid taps and...

    Started by DogLover89, 12-25-2011 03:55 AM
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  14. Fighting For Justice

    My uncle George Colyer passed away in 2006 because of Mesothelioma. He built subdivisions all over Oregon and I am working to help find help,...

    Started by andjusticefor, 04-16-2012 05:07 AM
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  15. Jason Hope Twitter

    Jason Hope is in the process of being admitted to Princeton Plainsboro for Mesothelioma and some lawyers are going to get involved too. Apparently...

    Started by ptristan88, 03-27-2012 01:00 AM
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  16. Diagnosis & Treatment

    Link removed as per Forum Policy. Please read and follow our guidelines posted at the top of every Forum.

    Started by frenk77, 02-12-2012 10:00 PM
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    I have been diagnosed with Mesothelioma for over 1 1/2 year. One of my symptoms which happens mostly at night time when in bed, I get intense CHEST...

    Started by randyc1, 02-05-2012 04:54 PM
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    02-05-2012 11:32 PM Go to last post
  18. Mesothelioma/ Asbestosis question

    As the Meso forum is now closed I'm hoping someone can be of assistance here. I have breast cancer mets on my lungs nine years after the initial...

    Started by Bethany, 05-04-2007 12:28 AM
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  19. Mesothelioma - Question about the cancer's progress

    Hi All, My Dad was diagnosed with mesothelioma just over 1 year ago. He has had a chest tube for several months which required frequent draining....

    Started by oc64, 05-04-2011 04:57 PM
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  20. Moved: I'm not handling it

    Started by swansoninc, 06-14-2011 02:33 PM
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  21. Mesothelioma Cancer Treatment

    Mesothelioma is a rare form of cancer and it is caused by the prolonged exposure to Asbestos. According to the latest research it has been confirmed...

    Started by ortanxx, 05-31-2011 12:32 PM
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  22. Mesothelioma ? The largest Man Made Epidemic By Lorraine

    Mesothelioma ? The largest Man Made Epidemic By Lorraine Kember It is documented that Australia had the highest per capita use of asbestos in...

    Started by Lorraine Kember, 08-13-2005 03:45 AM
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  23. hey,people!

    "We cannot direct the wind but we can adjust the sails. "...I would really like to make the "sails" make you more talkative, so we can discuss things...

    Started by DorothySm, 04-28-2010 05:00 PM
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  24. the message of today

    "The human spirit is stronger than anything that can happen to it. " I wish all you mesothelioma victims have the power to endure everything that...

    Started by DorothySm, 04-22-2010 12:43 PM
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  25. Did you know this?

    In Canada asbestos was used frequently. Now they are trying to eliminate it from everywhere it was used. Of course, money comes first. There is one...

    Started by DorothySm, 04-16-2010 07:23 AM
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  26. Grandpa passed away

    I can't belive it Grandpa passed away today from this deadly disease....I just can't belive it. Just trying to come to terms with it .It is just so...

    Started by nithinpeter, 03-05-2010 04:14 PM
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  27. Cryo-ablation - Buying Time

    I have just tried a new treatment for mesothelioma its called cryo-ablation. I went to UCLA under a Dr Abtin also performing this treatment is a Dr...

    Started by JanetEgerton, 09-11-2008 07:08 AM
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  28. 8 steps to fight Mesothelioma Cancer..!!!

    Do you know what you have to do when you have been diagnosed with Cancer or Mesothelioma Cancer? Here are 8 tips to fight Mesothelioma Cancer : ...

    Started by angeldjiang, 11-06-2009 07:21 AM
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  29. Post form Debiwilson

    This post comes from Debiwilson: ============= I seen your response to the girl worried about her mother with stage 3 meso. It hits home for so...

    Started by brainman, 01-25-2008 06:18 PM
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    ASBESTOS BLUE He was only a child when it begun And he played as children do In his yard with his toy cars and tip trucks But his sand was...

    Started by Lorraine Kember, 08-13-2005 04:05 AM
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    10-28-2009 03:19 PM Go to last post
  31. My mom has stage 3 of mesothelioma cancer

    we just found out recently my mom has mesothelioma cancer. She is in stage 3 out of 4. I am just wondering if there is anyone else whos parent or...

    Started by cindyb76, 07-27-2007 02:10 PM
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  32. i registered but i cant post

    my specialistation is mesothelioma, but when ientered the forum i cant neither post reply nor write topics. whats going on with the forum?

    Started by andrzej, 11-30-2007 06:29 PM
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  33. grandpa diagnosed with lung cancer

    My grandpa just diagnosed with a type of lung cancer known as mesothelioma. I want to know which is the best treatment option for him. Doctors...

    Started by vanessa85, 12-03-2007 07:20 AM
    • Replies: 4
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    10-28-2009 03:13 PM Go to last post
  34. New Diagnosis

    Hi All....I too am a cancer survivor (kidney removal - transplant - etc) but this post is about my brother. He was diagnosed last week with Meso and...

    Started by Ron, 04-14-2008 06:38 PM
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    10-28-2009 03:12 PM Go to last post
  35. Lung Cancer or Mesothelioma and doctors?

    **Mods...Sorry if this is a double post.....but I don't know where to really put my concerns to get any feedback, so I am sorry if i should not do...

    Started by Scared and Concerned, 04-20-2008 03:14 PM
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    10-28-2009 03:12 PM Go to last post
  36. calretinin

    Have just been told I have meso. However I am getting another opinion. Does anyone out there know if the marker for meso, calretinin, can on rare...

    Started by rowlf, 04-24-2008 12:16 AM
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  37. New Approach To Mesothelioma Cancer.

    Here is my definition on Mesothelioma Cancer. Refer here. Please tell me what you think of it and please send me remarks if any is wrong.TQ LINK...

    Started by shamrou, 06-26-2009 05:18 AM
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  38. new, confused

    Hi - My mom developed a pleural effusion late last year, and surgery revealed a tumor on her right lung. She is on the West Coast of the U.S.,...

    Started by alala, 02-13-2005 11:18 PM
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  39. Best or promising treatments?

    Hello, I am trying to get some information for a friend recently diagnosed with mesothelioma. Our Province does not have many reliable treatment...

    Started by cotbe, 07-23-2009 07:01 PM
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  40. Worried about my Mom

    Hi all, I am new to this forum ad I have just found it. Thanks to all of you for being helpful and supportive to each other. It all started with...

    Started by vibhasagar22, 07-29-2009 04:03 PM
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  41. my dad has mesothelioma please help me as my heart is breaki

    hey im not sure where to turn so im hoping someone here can. was just wondering if anyone can help me, my dad tries to make me feel good about the...

    Started by lizzie, 08-28-2009 01:57 AM
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    09-03-2009 07:40 AM Go to last post
  42. What are the causes and symptoms of mesothelioma?

    Does anyone have any information on how mesothelioma develops?

    Started by sunybck, 06-26-2008 12:55 AM
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  43. Mestothelioma Grandpa passed away.

    I can't belive it Grandpa passed away today from this deadly disease....I just can't belive it. Just trying to come to terms with it .It is just so...

    Started by nikarphar, 04-16-2008 08:27 PM
    • Replies: 2
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    06-29-2009 10:16 PM Go to last post
  44. Operation to debulk cancer

    Hi After having cryo twice I was advised by Dr Abtin and Prof Suh to get my lining removed as this would give me many more years and when any sign...

    Started by JanetEgerton, 06-21-2009 08:46 AM
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  45. What is Mesothelioma?

    What is Mesothelioma? Mesothelioma is a deadly cancer that has recently become a concern amongst many people as the dangers of asbestos and its...

    Started by coolguy, 02-01-2008 08:09 PM
    • Replies: 4
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    12-31-2008 06:14 AM Go to last post
  46. New Treatment for Mesothelioma

    Hi there all, i got a webpage on New Mesothelioma treatments. I hope this helps :D Thank you. =) ...

    Started by brainman, 10-30-2007 07:40 AM
    • Replies: 2
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    12-18-2008 07:13 AM Go to last post
  47. Mesothelioma?

    Someone very dear to me was diagnosed with cancer of the abdomen lining. Is that mesothelioma? The term has not been used by the doctor so I am a...

    Started by JL212, 10-12-2005 11:37 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 7,894
    12-16-2008 07:39 AM Go to last post
  48. Hello..

    [how do I delete this]

    Started by TJonLI, 07-15-2008 03:56 AM
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  49. Mesothelioma Survivor Speaks With Other Cancer Patients

    In March of this year, CancerWire interviewed Paul Kraus, who is probably the world?s longest living survivor of malignant mesothelioma (8 years). ...

    Started by Cancer Monthly, 11-28-2005 10:00 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 9,799
    03-01-2007 10:53 AM Go to last post


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