Lymphohistiocytoid Mesothelioma

  • Lymphohistiocytoid mesothelioma is a rare subtype of Pleural Mesothelioma consisting of up less than 1 % of all diagnosed mesothelioma cases.
  • Symptoms of Lymphohistiocytoid Mesothelioma are similar those of Pleural Mesothelioma and can include cough, chest pain, unexplained weight loss and fatigue.
  • Lymphohistiocytoid Mesothelioma was first described in 1988 and classified as a variation of Sarcomatoid Mesothelioma.
  • Lymphohistiocytoid Mesothelioma tumors are made up of a solid bundle of inflammatory immune cells, including lymphocytes (white blood cells), plasma cells and immobile (histiocytes) immune cells.
  • Lymphohistiocytoid Mesothelioma Is often misdiagnosed as lymphoma cancer.
  • Lymphohistiocytoid Mesothelioma is treated with surgery, chemotherapy and radiation therapy.
  • Some patients diagnosed with Lymphohistiocytoid Mesothelioma may receive a prognosis that is similar to that of an epithelial cell diagnosis, which is more positive.
  • Some of the earliest cases of Lymphohistiocytoid Mesothelioma were first reported in 1988 with no positive response to radiation or chemotherapy.

In 2007, a study evaluating 22 cases of Lymphohistiocytoid Mesothelioma showed much improvement in positive response to treatments and extended a patient’s life span, with survival rates between 32-40 months after diagnosis.

Common Differential Diagnoses of Lymphohistiocytoid Mesothelioma

  • Ganglioneuroma
  • Hodgkin Lymphoma
  • Lymphoepithelial Carcinoma
  • Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
  • Pleural-Based Thymic Epithelial Tumor
  • Sarcomatoid Carcinoma of the Lung

Lymphohistiocytoid Mesothelioma has been linked to workplace asbestos exposure,


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Malignant Mesothelioma

Malignant Mesothelioma is rare form of cancer that affects lining of the lungs, abdomen, heart, and major organs in the body. Mesothelioma is a disease in which malignant cancer cells are found in the sac lining the chest (pleura) or the abdomen (peritoneum). There are about 3,000 new malignant Mesothelioma cases diagnosed each year in the U. S. If you are experiencing any Mesothelioma symptoms you should contact a doctor immediately.

Diagnosed With Mesothelioma?

If you or a family member has been diagnosed with malignant Mesothelioma you are going to have a lot of questions about living with Mesothelioma and what legal options you have against asbestos manufacturers and asbestos companies for your asbestos exposure. Mesothelioma is a seriously deadly disease. According to the American Cancer Society with the average survival time for people with Mesothelioma is 4-18 months.

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Family Member Died From Mesothelioma?

If you have a family member that has died from Mesothelioma cancer you should immediately consult with an experienced Mesothelioma diagnosis lawyer about what compensation may be available to you from asbestos trust funds that total more than 30 billion dollars.

It is VERY IMPORTANT that you file your Mesothelioma claim within your states Statute of Limitations.

We have seen many families lose their right to file a lawsuit because their Statute of Limitations had expired while they were grieving. We know it is a tough time to grieve the loss of a loved one, but please do not let your Statute of Limitations expire for filing your Mesothelioma lawsuit. In most states the Statute of Limitations is 2-3 years. Some states have 6 year Statute of Limitations.

Mesothelioma Latency Period

Mesothelioma has a long latency period of 10-50 years. Many Veterans, Shipyard Workers, Construction Workers, Power Plant Workers, Mill Workers, Steel Workers, Railroad Workers, Pipefitters, Insulators, Electricians, Carpenters, Welders, Auto Mechanics, Veterans, Factory Workers, and laborers are living in the early stages of a variety of asbestos related diseases. Many Mesothelioma lawyers will not accept asbestosis, asbestos lung cancer, asbestosis, pleural plaques, pleural thickening, colon cancer and esophageal cancer cases.


There is More Than 30 Billion Dollars Set Aside for Mesothelioma and Asbestos Victims in Asbestos Bankruptcy Trusts


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