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If you or a loved one have been diagnosed with Mesothelioma or Lung Cancer, you have important legal rights and may be entitled to financial compensation.  Did you know there is over 30 billion dollars in asbestos trust funds available for victims?  You can use this money to help with medical bills and treatment, and provide peace of mind for your family's financial future.  Please call today to get the facts.  Toll Free 1-866-777-2557 or simply fill out our contact form below and an Elmira Asbestos Attorney will get back to you.  This is a free, no obligation consultation.  There are no legal fees unless we help secure a financial settlement for you.  1-866-777-2557.  Call now.   Mesothelioma Lawyer Elmira NY


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Screening for Mesothelioma

If you've been exposed to asbestos, even if it was many decades ago, you could be at risk for developing mesothelioma, a rare and aggressive form of cancer associated with asbestos exposure. 

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Screenings for cancer, including mesothelioma, are important medical exams performed when you are considered at risk for the disease, but may not have symptoms.

Cancer screenings can help discover cancer at an early stage, giving you a better chance for a successful cancer treatment. Unfortunately, the expected outcome for mesothelioma patients is poor. If you have been exposed to asbestos, even as long as 20 to 50 years ago, it's important to get screened. The earlier that mesothelioma is diagnosed, the more options are available for your treatment.

If you've had a preliminary exam by your doctor for mesothelioma and your doctor feels you need follow-up testing because mesothelioma or another asbestos-related disease is suspected, here are some screening tests that may be recommended:

Imaging exams. Your doctor may recommend undergoing a few different imaging exams to find out if you have a health condition related to asbestos exposure. Your doctor might schedule imaging tests such as X-rays; MRI, or magnetic resonance imaging; PET scans, or positron emission tomography; or CT scans, or computer tomography.

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Testing and fluid removal. If any imaging exams discover excess fluid in your chest or abdomen, your doctor will likely want to drain the fluid using a needle and testing the fluid. The procedure is called thoracentesis when the needle is inserted into the chest. When the fluid is taken from the abdomen, the procedure is called paracentesis.

Tissue sampling, or thoracoscopy. If a suspected mass is found within your chest, your doctor will want to examine the tissue, much like a biopsy. A thoroscope is inserted through the chest and used to remove a small tissue sample to be studied and tested. A peritoneoscopy is used in a similar procedure that involves examining abdominal tissue.

If you are concerned that you may have been exposed in the past to asbestos, a screening may provide you with a sense of peace in knowing whether you have mesothelioma or not.

Early symptoms of mesothelioma may include the following:

•    Chest pains
•    Lower back pains
•    Abdominal pain
•    Difficulty breathing
•    Trouble swallowing
•    A dry cough or coughing up blood
•    A gravely, hoarse voice

If you think you may have been exposed to asbestos and wonder if you're experiencing symptoms of mesothelioma, contact your doctor to see if you can undergo a cancer screening for the disease.


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Below is a list of helpful information

Possible Asbestos Exposure Sites

  •     Colletti & Laguidara, Inc.
  •     Mandel Foods
  •     Alvord and Swift Mechanical Contractors
  •     Boilermakers Union - Local 7
  •     R. Fabien and Company
  •     Technical Economist Corporation
  •     Plaza Hotel
  •     Devoe and Reynolds Company, Inc.
  •     H Clausen and Sons Brewing Company
  •     Willys-Morrow Company
  •     Broadway and 64Th Street
  •     Rock Time Building
  •     Stauffer Chemical Company
  •     Paul Weidman Brewing Company
  •     New York Naval Shipyard
  •     Kerby-Saunders and Raisler Corporation
  •     Consolidated Laudries
  •     Construction Company of America
  •     Whitehall Improvement Company
  •     Empire Bridge Company
  •     Public School 192
  •     Manhattan Day School
  •     World Trade Center
  •     Bay Ridge Dock Company
  •     Edison Machine Works
  •     Brownsville Health Center
  •     Pacific Power and Light Company
  •     Phelps Building
  •     Becco Inc
  •     H. Batterman
  •     Raymond St Jail

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