Mesothelioma

Types of treatment

Treatments for mesothelioma can include:

  • surgery
  • radiation therapy (radiotherapy)
  • chemotherapy
  • 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.