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Causes of Malignant mesothelioma

List of causes of Malignant mesothelioma

Following is a list of causes or underlying conditions (see also Misdiagnosis of underlying causes of Malignant mesothelioma) that could possibly cause Malignant mesothelioma includes:

  • Most cases of malignant mesothelioma are associated with a previous exposure to fibrous minerals, of which asbestos is the most important

Primary Cause of Malignant mesothelioma

The primary cause of Malignant mesothelioma is the result:

  • from exposure to deleterious agents (usually toxins, gases, inhalants, etc.) while working.
  • at any time, from exposure to toxins, poisons, environmental, or other substances.

Malignant mesothelioma: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Malignant mesothelioma, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Malignant mesothelioma:

Malignant mesothelioma: Causes and Types

Causes of Broader Categories of Malignant mesothelioma: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Related information on causes of Malignant mesothelioma:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Malignant mesothelioma may be found in:


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