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Mesothelioma is a rare, aggressive form of cancer that develops in the linings of the lungs, abdomen, heart or testes. The only known cause of malignant mesothelioma is asbestos, though there are other potential risk factors. Due to a long latency period, symptoms may take years to develop .
The most common treatment for mesothelioma involves a combination of surgery, chemotherapy and radiation therapy. Supportive treatments can help relieve symptoms and improve quality of life for many mesothelioma patients..
Prognostic scoring systems. Two prognostic scoring systems have been developed for advanced unresectable mesothelioma and are used to stratify patients enrolling in clinical trials the Cancer and Leukemia Group B CALGB index and the European Organization for the Research and Treatment of Cancer EORTC index..
Posted Roger Hamilton Memorial Golf Invitational. On , the Roger Hamilton Memorial Golf Invitational returned for its th presentation to the Napa Valley Country Club generating funds for mesothelioma cancer research and clinical trials that will lead to better treatment .