Mesothelioma Symptoms And Sign

Early symptoms of mesothelioma may not appear until 20 to 50 years (or more) after exposure to asbestos. Shortness of breath, cough, and pain in the chest due to the accumulation of fluid in the pleural space (pleural effusion) often have symptoms of mesothelioma in the chest cavity. Symptoms of peritoneal mesothelioma include weight loss and cachexia, abdominal… Read More »

What is a CBC or Complete Blood Count? (LATEST)

This is the first in a weekly series to help the average non-medical person understand the laboratory tests their physician orders, what kind of sample is required, what the test measure and what conditions can be diagnosed based on the results. The Complete Blood Count or CBC is one of the most common, useful and important laboratory tests… Read More »