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Do you what causes Mesothelioma? Mesothelioma is a dreaded disease caused by asbestiform, or more popularly known asbestos. This disease is a slow killer. The disease develops atleast 30 to 40 years after it has been contracted.
On September 11, 2001, when the World Trade Center towers crashed down, around 3017 persons were reported dead officially. However, the aftermath of 9/11 is still continuing and not many know about it.
In the twentieth century, one of the most commonly used industrial materials was asbestos. The significant thing to note about asbestos is that it is often the main reason responsible for mesothelioma and asbestosis. Mesothelioma is quite a serious cancer that has an impact on the lungs membranes, abdominal cavity and the heart. Mesothelioma diagnosis normally occurs twenty of thirty years after the initial asbestos exposure.