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Related to 'Aust. Mesothelioma Registry'

The Australian Mesothelioma Registry (AMR) contains information about people with mesothelioma; a cancer of the protective lining of body cavities and internal organs, such as the lungs, heart and bowel.

There has been a marked increase in Australia in mesothelioma incidence rates for individuals aged 75 years or older. The Australian Mesothelioma Registry shows that 60% of cases had probable or possible occupational asbestos exposure.