Mesothelioma is the medical term for a rare type of cancer, the single and only cause of which is exposure to Asbestos. Did you know that for over a century, asbestos related disease and death are being discussed in medical journals, that the US Bureau of Labor Statistics first recorded early deaths among asbestos workers as far back as 1918?
Yet, the mortality rate from Mesothelioma continues to rise, and asbestos continues to be used in construction around the world. This infographic highlights key statistics related to this fatal disease, key symptoms, and the process of diagnosis.
What is Mesothelioma? The Facts, Figures, and Statistics:
Infographic by – Mesothelioma Help