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Diagnosing breast cancer earlier

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May 28, 2014
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A new test that is diagnosing cancer before an abnormality even shows up on a mammogram. Video provided by Ivanhoe


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Ivanhoe (Jan. 10, 2014) — Some 240,000 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer this year. One of the biggest challenges for doctors is correctly diagnosing this type of cancer. Now, there’s a new way to know exactly where the cancer is and the best way to treat it.
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