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Asbestos-related Diseases
Summary: People exposed to asbestos can develop diseases in later life. These most commonly affect the lungs but can also affect the lining of the abdomen. Some conditions - for example, mesothelioma or lung cancer - are more serious than others. This leaflet gives a brief overview of the diseases that are related to having an exposure to asbestos in the past.
Language: English
Format: Online Resource
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Publisher: Patient UK

Last updated: 29/10/2018