Mesothelioma signs and symptoms – Infographic

Posted: 10th Dec 20 9:00 AM

Mesothelioma is an aggressive cancer, caused predominantly by inhalation of asbestos dust and fibres in a past work environment.

Recognising and identifying the signs and symptoms of mesothelioma as early as possible can improve medical outcomes, possibly opening up treatment options for the patient.

Below we have put together an infographic with information about the signs and sympoms of a mesothelioma. Click on the image to open it in a new tab.

Signs and symptoms of mesothelioma - Infographic

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If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with mesothelioma, you should get in touch with the National Asbestos Helpline to discuss what support is available for you.

We can offer guidance and advice, as well as find out your eligibility for financial compensation and/ or benefits. We work closely with a team of specialist mesothelioma solicitors from Alderstone Solicitors, who work tirelessly to guide you through the compensation claims process, and will take on all responsibility to let you focus on what matters most.

Call us today on Freephone 0800 043 6635 or email

Further reading

Who is at risk of developing mesothelioma? – Infographic

How long does it take to develop an asbestos-related disease?

What is the asbestos compensation claims process?

Is there a time limit on asbestos compensation claims?