NBC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 08, 2001
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(New York: Robert Bazell) Institution of Medicine study results showing that mammograms are still the most effective tool for early breast cancer detection reported; details given about unexpected complications of mammograms. [NYU School of Medicine Dr. Gillian MacLaine NEWSTEAD - says the mammogram is not perfect.] [Breast cancer patient Pat SARITA - says she thought nothing was wrong.] [Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Dr. David DERSHAW - says some women with cancer not detected by a mammogram feel betrayed.]
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