Author Archives: Vamsi Ahobila, MD

About Vamsi Ahobila, MD

For Dr. Abobila, Medicine has been a life-long passion. The opportunities that have come his way have provided him a platform to grow both personally and professionally. As a post-graduate, he has experience in research in various fields of medicine. His most recent projects include working at MD Anderson Cancer Center and Baylor College of Medicine. He has co-authored a research article published in several distinguished medical Oncology journals.

Pleural Thickening vs Mesothelioma Differences

Mesothelioma and pleural thickening are lung diseases that can arise from exposure to asbestos. However, pleural thickening can be found in several other types of lung disease as well, unrelated to asbestos. Below are relevant facts about pleural thickening and mesothelioma, their similarities and differences, and diagnostic implications. What is Pleural Thickening? Pleural thickening, also… Read More »

New Clinical Study Trials for Mesothelioma Cancer (2020)

For people with mesothelioma, sometimes the traditional treatments – chemotherapy, radiation, and surgery – may not be effective. That is why some patients turn to clinical trials to treat their asbestos cancer. Some clinical trials can offer hope to patients who otherwise might not have any. Purpose of Mesothelioma Clinical Trials Researchers are always searching… Read More »