Malignant Mesothelioma

Malignant mesothelioma is an uncommon type of cancer that influences the thin cell wall lining of the body’s internal organs and structures. This lining is recognized as the mesothelium. Malignant mesothelioma has three recognized varieties such as malignant pleural mesothelioma, malignant pericardial mesothelioma, and malignant peritoneal mesothelioma. Pleural mesothelioma occurs in the pleura, the lung’s lining.