Sarcomatoid Mesothelioma Treatment, Prognosis and Legal Help
Definition: Sarcomatoid mesothelioma is the most dangerous type of mesothelioma cell mutation. It accounts for 20% of all mesothelioma cases.
Diagnosis: Sarcomatoid mesothelioma is rather difficult to diagnose, doctors need a biopsy test to determine the specific sarcomatoid cell type.
Treatment: Generally, patients don't respond as well to sarcomatoid mesothelioma treatment, due to the severity of this cell type.
Prognosis: Sarcomatoid mesothelioma is the most aggressive mesothelioma cell type so the prognosis is not favorable for patients. Clinical trials and various treatments are available for mesothelioma victims, and palliative care, a multidisciplinary approach to specialized medical and nursing care for people with life-limiting illnesses can manage symptoms and increase the patient's quality of life.
Out of the three main histological cell types: biphasic, epithelioid, and, sarcomatoid, the latter is the least common of them, accounting for only around 20 percent of mesothelioma cases. Like most other mesothelioma diseases, sarcomatoid mesothelioma's only known cause is asbestos exposure.
As such, if you have been diagnosed recently or suspect you might have sarcomatoid mesothelioma, we recommend that you contact us as soon as possible, as there are legal actions that must be taken swiftly to provide you with compensations.