Mesothelioma Life Expectancy After Diagnosis
Mesothelioma life expectancy is a prediction a doctor makes regarding how long a patient can expect to live after a mesothelioma diagnosis. The average life expectancy for mesothelioma is 12-21 months. However, many people live longer than this depending on their mesothelioma type, stage at diagnosis, and overall health. Doctors work with patients to improve their life expectancy through personalized treatment plans.
What Is the Life Expectancy for Mesothelioma?
The average life expectancy for mesothelioma patients is approximately 12-21 months and varies based on factors like stage at diagnosis, mesothelioma cell type, and what type of mesothelioma the patient has.
Original Article Source Credits: Asbestos, https://www.asbestos.net/
Article Written By: Dr. Assuntina Sacco
Original Article Posted on: March 12, 2021
Link to Original Article: https://www.asbestos.net/mesothelioma/prognosis/life-expectancy/