Asbestos Disease

 Asbestosis is a chronic lung diseases caused by  inhaling asbestos fibers. These diseases are caused due to the prolonged exposure to the fiber can cause lung tissue scarring and shortness of breath, dry cough or wheezing, chest pain or tightness, respiratory complications, pleural plaques, pleural thickening and respiratory complications. The are two major types of diseases caused by the exposure to asbestos they are benign and malignant or cancerous. The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) notes a perfect link stuck between asbestos contact and four cancer types plus a potential link with three additional types of  tumor are Malignant Asbestos related diseases are lung cancer, ovarian cancer etc., Malignant Diseases Possibly Linked to Asbestos Exposure are colon cancer, stomach cancer, Nonmalignant Asbestos-Related Diseases are asbestosis.