Mesothelioma

Mesothelioma,

Definition of Mesothelioma:

  1. A cancer of mesothelial tissue, associated especially with exposure to asbestos.

  2. Type of cancer caused by inhaling or ingesting asbestos fibers and affecting lungs and stomach lining. See also asbestosis.

How to use Mesothelioma in a sentence?

  1. SV40 does not have a role in the majority of malignant mesotheliomas - a cancer associated with exposure to asbestos - according to a study in this months Cancer Research.

Meaning of Mesothelioma & Mesothelioma Definition