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Mesothelioma a lung cancer ?
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Mesothelioma a lung cancer ?
Is Mesothelima Cancer also a Lung Cancer ?

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322973 tn?1239908038
Hi,
A malignant mesothelioma that arises from the pleura (lining of the lung) is a kind of lung cancer. It may also occur in the peritoneum (lining of the abdomen) and other rarer sites.
All the best!
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322973 tn?1239908038
Hi,
Let me qualify my statement above.
Malignant mespthelioma is a cancer that occurs in the lining of the lung.
Traditionally, cancers of the lung tissue are classified into small cell lung cancer (SCLC) and the non small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).
Hope that helps!
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