Peritoneal Mesothelioma Symptoms

November 5, 2010 · Posted in Mesothelioma Symptoms 

Peritoneal Mesothelioma Symptoms

If mesothelioma were to develops in or around abdominal area, this will normally leafs to excess fluid accumulation as well. Peritoneum will become inflame and thickening of the peritoneum will occur. This will then create pressures in the abdomen, which will also impacts other organs. Swelling in the abdominal area is one major sign obvious to the patient, which normally accompanied with abdominal pain. Peritoneal mesothelioma symptoms however could be mistaken for other illness’s symptoms such as liver problem, pancreatitis, gastro problems or appendicitis. Below are the physical peritoneal mesothelioma symptoms that could manifest on the patient:

· Loss of weight

· Pain around the stomach region

· Feeling nausea

· Vomiting

· Swelling in abdominal region

· Obstruction of the bowel

· Anemia

· Fever/temperature

· Leg thrombosis

· Leg edema

If you have some of the peritoneal mesothelioma symptoms, it is advisable to visit your doctor as soon as possible.


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