Argentine President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner never had thyroid cancer despite being diagnosed with the disease last month, her spokesman said on Saturday.

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    Major academic medical centers in New York and around the country are spending and recruiting heavily in what has become an arms race within the war on cancer. The investments are based on the belief that the medical establishment is moving toward the routine sequencing of every patient’s genome in the quest for “precision medicine,” a course for prevention and treatment based on the special, even unique characteristics of the patient’s genes. More
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    "Because of this some men with no cancer or harmless cancers are sometimes given the wrong diagnosis and are then treated even though this offers no survival benefit and can often cause side effects," said Ahmed. Multi-parametric MRI (MP-MRI) scans provide ...
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    Five-year survival after diagnosis for breast cancer ranges from around 50 per cent in South Africa, Mongolia and India, to over 80 per cent in 34 countries including Australia, the UK, Ireland, France, Germany and the US.
    11/1/2016 - 7:32 pm | View Link
  • K24 anchor celebrates milestone after surviving liver cancer
    During the interview, she narrated how she had spent sh7 million raised from family and friends since her diagnosis in 2013 and needed sh8 million for the surgery.
    09/21/2016 - 2:11 am | View Link
  • On Mendoza, Cancer, and Evita Perón
    So when everything that could go wrong went wrong, it was as if Argentina ... (Ironically, the day I found out the diagnosis, I was scheduled to interview an Argentine winemaker in New York, one whom I had missed during the trip.) The cancer was unrelated ...
    03/24/2016 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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    06/21/2017 - 4:28 pm | View Website
  • Thyroid Mass: Evaluation and Management
    Patients should be aware that there is a lot of controversy on how to manage thyroid masses in the absence of a definitive diagnosis of cancer.
    06/17/2017 - 12:05 am | View Website
  • Trump Accuses Comey of Perjury While Dodging Questions ...
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    06/9/2017 - 1:29 pm | View Website
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    05/30/2017 - 2:10 pm | View Website
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