What Diseases Are Caused By Asbestos?
Asbestos is very dangerous for everyone. That is why removing asbestos from house and offices are essential. If one doesn't know that their buildings contain asbestos then he/she can hire an inspection team of #1 safe asbestos removal services in NSW.
What kind of diseases can be caused due to asbestos?
Mesothelioma – Mesothelioma is cancer-related only to asbestos. This is almost always fatal for those affected. People diagnosed with mesothelioma usually die within 1 or 2 years of being diagnosed. The bias is long and usually doesn't start to affect the body or cause symptoms for 30-40 years.
Lung Cancer – Asbestos-related lung cancer usually takes at least 20 years to affect the body. Lung cancer related to asbestos affects the ducts that carry air out of the lungs. Tumours grow through the surrounding tissue, invade the airways and often block them.
Asbestosis – Asbestosis is a scar in the lung tissue with a latency period of 15 to 30 years.
Diffuse pleural thickening – This is a non-malignant condition in which the lining of the lung is injured. It usually lasts for 10 years after exposure to the body
The above-mentioned diseases are very serious. So don't risk your life and your family's life. Hire asbestos removal services and get rid of asbestos.