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Mesothelioma & Asbestos Resources
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Our Florida Attorneys Keep You Informed
Since 1985, the skilled Florida lawyers from The Ferraro Law Firm, P.A., have been fighting for the rights of asbestos exposure victims in Miami, throughout Florida, and across the nation! In our more than three decades of experience, we have gathered significant information and resources about asbestos exposure and mesothelioma. Having represented over 20,000 asbestos claimants, we have been recognized as one of the top five law firms in the nation for mesothelioma and asbestos claims. We are passionate about fighting for the safety and rights of workers suffering from asbestos exposure.
We have obtained more than $1 billion in compensation for our clients. Call a Florida attorney at (888) 554-2030!
What Is Mesothelioma?
Mesothelioma is a cancer typically caused by asbestos exposure. It develops in the mesothelium, the protective lining covering the majority of the body’s internal organs. Although rare, it is common in industrial workers and even veterans who suffered long-term exposure to asbestos.
For more information about mesothelioma, check out the following pages:
Trusted Mesothelioma Resources
While there is currently no cure for mesothelioma, research is ongoing to develop better treatments and ultimately, an answer to mesothelioma. Our Miami, FL attorneys have compiled a list of resources to help you better understand this cancer.
Browse through the following for more information:
- National Cancer Institute’s Mesothelioma – Patient Version
- National Cancer Institute’s Malignant Mesothelioma Treatment /(PDQ®)
- The Mayo Clinic: Mesothelioma
- The International Mesothelioma Program
- United States Environmental Protection Agency: Asbestos
- National Cancer Institute Asbestos Exposure Q&A
Experienced Mesothelioma Doctors
Throughout our many years of representation in the area of mesothelioma and asbestos-related cases, our Florida attorneys have come into contact with many highly-respected medical professionals in the field.
Looking for a skilled physician? Click on your state below to view a list of recommended doctors:
Frequently Asked Questions: Mesothelioma & Asbestos
How long after asbestos exposure will mesothelioma develop?
It can take mesothelioma years or even decades to develop. Many people are diagnosed with mesothelioma decades after asbestos exposure.
How do you know if asbestos is in your lungs?
There’s no way to specifically test for asbestos fibers in your lungs. However, doctors can use diagnostic and imaging equipment like X-rays, MRIs, CT scans, and other tests to detect changes in your lungs.