To this date there are no definite cure for mesothelioma cancer, so what should mesothelioama cancer patients do?. The first step is to have immediate intensive treatment, mesothelioma patient generally undergo a series of treatment such as surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation therapy to fight this cancer
The side effects of using chemotherapy treatment usually are vomit and nausea, this happen because during chemotherapy some essential vitamins are lost.
- Radiation Therapy
- Brachytherapy : radiation therapy that use radioactive material directly to the patient abdomen or lung, rarely use for mesothelioma treatment.
- External beam radiation : the more preferred type of radiation therapy (palliative purposes)for mesothelioma patient. radioactive material is aimed from outside of body straight through infected areas of the internal organs.