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Mesothelioma Cancers

mesothelioma cancers

Cancers that spread in the mesothelium tissues are known as mesothelioma cancers. Mesothelium in general is the name of tissue that forms lining of different body organs such as heart, lungs, abdomen and reproductive organs. The lining around abdominal organs is known as peritoneal membrane. Lining around lungs is called pleural membrane while the lining around heart is called pericardium. These linings perform two functions. They protect the internal organs by producing a lubricating fluid and to […]

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