Mesothelioma caused by radiation. Read what doctors are saying about mesothelioma and radiation. Instead the study confirms what scientists have suspected for at least 60 years. Five other patients with radiation associated mesothelioma have been reported previously suggesting that radiation is an uncommon cause of human mesothelioma.
Mesothelioma is almost always caused by asbestos exposure not radiation.
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