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Causes of Mesothelioma

List of causes of Mesothelioma

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

Primary Cause of Mesothelioma

The primary cause of 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.

Mesothelioma Causes: Risk Factors

The following conditions have been cited in various sources as potentially causal risk factors related to Mesothelioma:

Mesothelioma: Related Medical Conditions

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

Mesothelioma: Causes and Types

Causes of Types of Mesothelioma: Review the cause informationfor the various types of Mesothelioma:

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

Mesothelioma as a complication of other conditions:

Other conditions that might have Mesothelioma as a complication may, potentially, be an underlying cause of Mesothelioma. Our database lists the following as having Mesothelioma as a complication of that condition:

What causes Mesothelioma?

Causes: Mesothelioma: Asbestos exposure causing fibers in the lungs.

Medical news summaries relating to Mesothelioma:

The following medical news items are relevant to causes of Mesothelioma:

Related information on causes of Mesothelioma:

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


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