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Lung cancer screening offers early detection

February 13, 2019

Lung cancer screening offers early detection

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Lung cancer is the leading cancer killer of both men and women in the United States — over 160,000 people will die each year from the disease. Identifying lung cancer early may make it easier to treat. The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force now urges low-dose computed tomography (CT) screening for adults with a specific […]

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Tags: CT screening, early signs of lung cancer, lung cancer, lung cancer diagnosis, lung CT scan, UCLA Lung Cancer Screening Clinic, UCLA Radiology