The British Lung Foundation says mesothelioma diagnosis will continue to rise until around 2020 even though, around a year ago, it had been thought the peak would be reached in 2016
(PRWEB) September 08, 2014
The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "There is no way 100% of all individuals with mesothelioma are properly diagnosed in the United States. This results in many Americans never receiving compensation. Yes, we provide instant access to the nation's premier mesothelioma compensation attorneys for a diagnosed victim, or their family, and yes, we create a tailor-made treatment option's report for the victim that is focused on the best possible mesothelioma cancer treatment specialists in the surrounding area or their region.”
The Center says, “Mesothelioma is not unique to the United States, it is a global problem.”
According the UK's Independent on July 2nd, 2014, "The British Lung Foundation says mesothelioma diagnosis will continue to rise until around 2020 even though, around a year ago, it had been thought the peak would be reached in 2016. Symptoms of mesothelioma develop, on average, around 32 years after exposure to asbestos fibres with sufferers, once diagnosed, living an average of eight months.” http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/health-and-families/health-news/exclusive-urgent-call-for-research-into-mesothelioma-after-rise-in-number-of-deaths-9580081.html
Before hiring an attorney to advance a mesothelioma compensation claim, the Mesothelioma Victims Center is urging all diagnosed victims to first call them at 866-714-6466 and ensure they really are dealing with the nation's most skilled mesothelioma compensation attorneys. http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com
The Mesothelioma Victims Center is urging individuals who were exposed to asbestos on a daily basis at a power plant, manufacturing facility, oil refinery, chemical plant, or while serving in the US Navy in the 1950's, 1960's, 1970's, or 1980's to get a annual medical check up that includes an x-ray focused on possible tumors in their lungs. They are also urging individuals such as this to tell their primary care physician about their exposure to asbestos. http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com
Information About Mesothelioma For Diagnosed Victims And Their Families From The Mesothelioma Victims Center:
According to the US Center for Disease Control the average age for a diagnosed victim of mesothelioma is 72 years old. Frequently victims of mesothelioma are initially misdiagnosed with pneumonia. This year between 2500, and 3000 US citizens will be diagnosed with mesothelioma. Mesothelioma is attributable to exposure to asbestos.
The states with the highest incidence of mesothelioma include Pennsylvania, Maine, New Jersey, West Virginia, Florida, Wyoming, and Washington. However, based on the calls the Mesothelioma Victims Center receives diagnosed victims could be in any state including California, New York, Texas, Massachusetts, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, Georgia, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Missouri, Ohio, Michigan, Iowa, Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin, Minnesota, North Dakota, Montana, Nebraska, Kansas, Colorado, Utah, New Mexico, Arizona, Nevada, Idaho, Oregon, and Alaska.
High risk work groups for exposure to asbestos include US Navy Veterans, shipyard workers, oil refinery workers, power plant workers, manufacturing, or industrial workers, plumbers, electricians, auto mechanics, machinists, or construction workers. Typically the exposure to asbestos occurred in the 1950’s, 1960’s, 1970’s, or 1980’s. http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com
The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, “Before you hire a mesothelioma attorney please call us at 866-714-6466, and compare the qualifications of who we consider to be the nation's most skilled mesothelioma attorneys to any other lawyer, or law firm. When it comes to obtaining the best mesothelioma settlement, the quality of the attorney matters, as we would like to explain." http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com
For more information about a rare form of cancer caused by exposure to asbestos called mesothelioma, please visit the US Centers For Disease Control's web site: http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5815a3.htm