- Weight loss
- Swelling and pain in the abdomen
- Blood clotting abnormalities
- Bowel obstruction
Since numerous conditions share these side effects, having these manifestations doesn’t as a matter of course mean you have asbestos-related growth or lung harm. In the event that you encounter side effects, it’s essential to see your specialist.
Diagnosing Asbestos-Related Problems
Diagnosing asbestos-related wellbeing issues can take some time. The demonstrative procedure will start with a medicinal history and physical exam. Your specialist will get some information about other medicinal issues you have and in addition any history of asbestos introduction. Contingent upon the discoveries of the exam and history, your specialist may arrange tests including the accompanying:
- X-rays of the chest and/or abdomen
- Lung function tests
- CT scans
If your master suspects asbestos-related tumor or lung issues, a biopsy will be critical to certify the finding. In a biopsy, tests of tissue or cells are removed for examination under an amplifying lens. A biopsy may be used to recognize little asbestos strands and/or development. Dependent upon the zone of the tissue to be attempted, a biopsy may be done in different ways, including the going with:
Thoraccentesis:The specialist utilizes a long needle to expel liquid for examination from the mid-section.
Bronchoscopy:The specialist embeds a meager, lit tube called a bronchoscope through the nose or mouth and into the lung, making it conceivable to inspect the lung and air sections. Utilizing this technique, the specialist may likewise take a specimen of cells with a needle, brush, or other device.