There is a lot of research being conducted in the field of mesothelioma treatment. Researches help in developing new treatment options or improving the existing traditional treatment options. There are also many mesothelioma clinical trials under way to find out new treatments for ensuring safety and efficiency. However, there is no 100% surety that a particular treatment option for mesothelioma is successful.
There are a number of new and alternative treatment options to treat malignant mesothelioma. Some of the latest mesothelioma treatment options are as follows:
There are many alternative mesothelioma treatments which are being used now like acupuncture, homeopathy, herbs, massages and many more. There are also combination of treatments being used like surgery, radiation therapy, and chemotherapy, called multimodality therapy. Apart from this, heated intra-operative intraperitoneal chemotherapy and use of pemetrexed drug like Alimta are also being used.