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Glossary for Biphasic Mesothelioma

  • Cancer: Abnormal overgrowth of body cells.
  • Chest pain: Pain in the chest area.
  • Cigarette Smoking -- Teratogenic Agent: There is strong evidence to indicate that cigarette smoking during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affected by the level of exposure and the stage of pregnancy that the exposure occurred at.
  • Respiratory conditions: Any condition that affects the respiratory system
  • Respiratory symptoms: Symptoms affecting the breathing systems.
  • Work-related conditions: Medical conditions related to a person's work or occupation, such as workplace chemical exposures.


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