4 Mesothelioma Cell Types You Should Know

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Biphasic mesothelioma means that the cells include a mix of both epithelials and sarcomatoids. They are the second most common cellular type of mesothelioma. Because the two types of cells are present, there is no specific structure, and despite the fact that both mesothelioma types are present they tend to form in differentiated groups in different areas of the tumor. Treatment can be difficult because of the resistance of sarcomatoid mesothelioma cells. Treatment is usually based on multi-modal therapy that combines radiation and chemotherapy. Surgery is also an option, but only in early stages.

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Marta graduated from Universidade Fernando Pessoa in Porto with a degree in Communication Sciences and a Masters degree in New Communication Technologies. She has experience in social media, worked with several media channels, and has also worked as a freelance photographer and a graphic artist for almost 10 years.

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