Find out about the symptoms of mesothelioma and when to see your doctor.


The type of mesothelioma means the type of cell the cancer started in. Knowing this helps your doctor to decide which treatment you need.


Read about the stages of mesothelioma and your treatment options.

Risks and causes

Find out what causes mesothelioma and who is more likely to get it.


Find out about survival for mesothelioma.

Getting diagnosed

Find out what to expect when you see a GP, when you might see a specialist, and which tests you might have.


The treatment you might have depends on the stage and type of your mesothelioma. See which treatments are used and how you have them. 

Living with mesothelioma

A lot of practical and emotional support is available to you. Get advice on living with mesothelioma and find further resources and support.

Research and clinical trials

Read about the latest research into mesothelioma and find out about taking part in clinical trials.

Last reviewed: 
08 Dec 2015

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