Mesothelioma symptom relief is the central focus of care for the mesothelioma patient deemed incurable. Pain management will vary with each patient. The mesothelioma patient’s pre-existing conditions and exacerbating conditions are factors in determining the best mesothelioma symptom relief and palliative care plan available. However, there are similarities in mesothelioma treatment and symptomatic relief for […]

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Mesothelioma treatment options for malignant mesothelioma can relieve pain and provide hope for the future. In many cases, new mesothelioma treatment options can increase mesothelioma life expectancy beyond original expectations. Even if advanced malignant mesothelioma has reached a seemingly incurable stage, participating in clinical trials gives a breath of hope to the future generations of […]

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Founding attorneys Jeffrey B. Simon, Ron C. Eddins and David C. Greenstone have tirelessly advocated for the rights of those with serious diseases such as mesothelioma or leukemia caused by hazardous and wrongful exposure to asbestos or benzene. SEG Law also fights the pharmaceutical industry on behalf of those harmed by dangerous prescriptions or medical […]

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Malignant Mesothelioma (MM) is a rare type of cancer which manifests itself in the thin cells lining the human body’s internal organs. There are three types of MM; pleural mesothelioma, peritoneal mesothelioma, and pericardial mesothelioma, affecting the lining of the lungs, abdominal cavity, and lining of the heart, respectively (1). Pleural mesothelioma is most common, […]

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MESOSELIOMA MESOMARK BLOOD TEST The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the MESOMARK assay to help monitor response to treatment in malignant mesothelioma patients. The MESOMARK test signifies the beginning of a new era in monitoring mesothelioma malignancies,” said Dr. W. Jeffrey Allard, vice president and chief scientific officer of Fujirebio Diagnostics. “As the first […]

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There is only a small fraction of mesothelioma cases that happen in Georgia that is why there is only a smal number of attorneys dealing with this case in this state. There are more than 500 people have died in Georgia for past 3 decades which is under asbestos-related diseases. Statistics says that Georgia is […]

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A $657.5 million settlement reached between the city and 9/11 rescue and cleanup workers on March 11 must be renegotiated, a U.S. District Court Judge said. Judge Alvin K. Hellerstein rejected the proposed settlement on March 19 and stated, in court, that he did so because the settlement did not offer enough compensation to the […]

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Researchers have found that the pain-relieving medication morphine, often used on mesothelioma patients for pain management, may accelerate cancer growth. Several studies have begun to present evidence that opiate-based drugs like morphine encourage cancer cell growth and metastasis. Morphine is a commonly prescribed pain reliever for malignant mesothelioma patients. Since treatment for mesothelioma patients tends […]

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