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Treatments for mesothelioma can include:
- radiation therapy (radiotherapy)
- targeted therapy (may be available through clinical trials)
- immunotherapy (may be available through clinical trials)
- palliative care.
Most people with mesothelioma have one or more of these treatments. Not all treatments are suitable for every person with mesothelioma.
Choose the option that best suits your situation
Radiation therapy is a way of treating cancers using X-rays or other types of radiation.