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Mesothelioma expected to increase over the next 40 years

Thousands of Australians are expected to become afflicted with the deadly mesothelioma over the next 40 years. People exposed to the risk caused by asbestos include construction workers, home renovators, office workers and those who owned fibro holiday homes.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by Herald Sun

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About: Mesothelioma expected to increase over the next 40 years

Date: 22 December 2004

Source: Herald Sun


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