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Rounded Atelectasis Lawyers

On X-rays, rounded atelectasis appears as a round mass, which can easily be mistaken for a cancerous tumor. Round atelectasis is frequently related to asbestos exposure since the fibers accumulated on the surface of the pleura can cause severe tissue scarring. If in addition to rounded atelectasis asbestos fibers also show up on your X-ray you might be eligible for compensation.

Occupational Asbestos Exposure

Environmental Litigation Group can take your case only if added to a rounded atelectasis diagnosis you receive a subsequent medical evaluation and the chest X-ray screening shows scarring, damage or asbestos fibers in your lungs.

Rounded Atelectasis May Coexist with Lung Cancer

If you have a history of asbestos exposure and you were a smoker, you CAN file a claim to recover compensation.

Conditions that Qualify for VA Asbestos Compensation

Asbestos diseases entitle veterans to compensation benefits only if the majority of the asbestos exposure occurred during active duty. Only a few of these diseases will bring in a 100% disability coverage (like pleural and peritoneal mesothelioma), and all of them require documentation and proof that they were caused by asbestos exposure and not other causes.

Lung cancer Mesothelioma Asbestosis Pulmonary Fibrosis