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Doctor Detectives / UDP Program (Part III) #975049

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 22, 2010
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The series on a program for diagnosing unknown diseases at the National Insts. of Health re-introduced.

(Studio: Sanjay Gupta) Two cases being investigated by the medical detectives at the NIH reviewed; details given {with photos, video and medical test images} about 53-year-old Sally Massagee's and young Kylie McPeak's medical cases. [MASSAGEE†- talks about her medical difficulties.] [National Undiagnosed Diseases Program director Dr. william GAHL†- talks about investigating Sally's case where her muscles were growing for unexplained reasons.] How the "disease detective" team collects evidence and tries to figure out the medical cause explained. [Neurosurgeon Dr. Camilo TORO - talks about Kylie's case.] [Parents Gina and Steve McPEAK - comment on the tests on Kylie without a diagnosis.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper, Sanjay Gupta) Tomorrow's segment on the UDP program previewed.

Reporter(s):
Cooper, Anderson;
Gupta, Sanjay;
Sanjay, Anderson Cooper,
Duration:
00:08:30

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