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Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma

What is Cancer?

Normally cells grow, divide, produce new cell that keep us healthy, and then they die in a predictable way.  Cancer occurs when the cells grow out of control and do not die, these cells form a mass of tissue that is called a tumor. They can invade and damage nearby tissues and organs. Cancer cells can also spread from their original site to other parts of the body.

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