This new fact sheet is aimed specifically at sufferers who have been diagnosed with malignant peritoneal mesothelioma. It was created by Cancer Council Victoria for Australian wide distribution, with the consultation of a number of asbestos disease support organisations, including the Bernie Banton Foundation. To download it click here or click on the image below.
Whilst this fact sheet is specifically for those afflicted with malignant peritoneal mesothelioma, most information written about malignant mesothelioma in general is applicable to malignant peritoneal mesothelioma. For a more complete overview please download Understanding Mesothelioma: A guide for people with cancer, their family and friends
NOTE: This fact sheet is written for the Australian demographic, so some specific information will only apply to Australia and Australian sufferers and their loved ones.
If you, or a loved one has been diagnosed
with MALIGNANT MESOTHELIOMA and you would like to talk to somebody who knows what it feels like to be in similar circumstances to what you are in, whether you are a sufferer or carer, please phone the Foundation’s 24/7 Support Helpline Freecall® number: 1800 031 731
Note: The Bernie Banton Foundation is not accredited to provide advice. The information and/or advice provided is for assistance only. The advice of a qualified specialist should always be sought before making legal or medical decisions.