in New YorkThere are so many types of Cancers affecting the human beings, which is a grave concern to the medical professionals today. One of the prime types of Cancer is Mesothelioma which is caused by exposures to asbestos. In Mesothelioma Cancer, the malignant cells develop in the Mesothelium that disrupts the entire progress of functioning of body's internal organs. Pleural mesothelioma; peritoneal mesothelioma; and pericardial mesothelioma are the three types of mesothelioma having symptoms related to each type. The main reasons for this type of Cancer is attributed to industrialization and also to the mal-working situations due to which, the problem of this type of cancer is doubled. Incidence of Masothelioma in New YorkMasothelioma and New York have a long standing relationship. According to the New York State Department of Health, for 1989-90, New York had the second largest number of Masothelioma deaths. However, according to the Centres for Disease Control, New York was ranked 12th in the Nation for the incidence of Masothelioma in 2005. In that year, New York has a masothelioma rate of 1.1 per 100000 persons which is nearly the same as the rate for the United States as a whole. This indicates that the number of masothelioma diagnosis for New York has been steadily increasing. The number of cases of masothelioma is not homogenous throughout New York State. The rate varies from the highest rate of 55.6% in Lewis County and the lowest rate is in Tompkins County with 4.6%. New York registered an incident rate of 9.3%.Choosing a Mesothelioma doctor in New YorkSince mesothelioama cancer symptoms are common with other ailments, the mesothelioma doctor has a tough time in diagnosing it correctly. But it is imperative that, patients should be selective when choosing a mesothelioma doctor who is able to make correct diagnosis and make the patient feel comfortable and maintain a good level of communication with the patient.The following points are to be clarified, before a patient chooses a specialized mesothelioma doctor in New York.â€¢ Is the mesothelioma doctor trained & educated to meet your needs, and does he have the experience/skills needed to treat mesothelioma successfully?â€¢ How many specialized mesothelioma treatment cases has the mesothelioma doctor done in New York in the last 1 year?â€¢ Has the mesothelioma doctor thoroughly described to you all the treatment options available for this disease and which one best suits your needs?
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