Items Tagged ‘Lung Cancer’

December 26th, 2013

Lung Cancer Screening with Low-Dose CT Scan May Lead to Overdiagnosis


Screening for lung cancer with low-dose CT scan may lead to overdiagnosis, according to the results of a study published in JAMA Internal Medicine. Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death among both men and women in the United States. The disease is often detected at an advanced, difficult-to-treat stage. Cancer screening involves […]

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