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Medicine: Lung Cancer #979644

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 04, 2010
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(Washington: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Studio: Richard Besser) A medical report on a CT scan test that can reduce deaths from lung cancer featured; sample CT scans shown; details given about the scan capabilities. [Mt. Sinai school of medicine Dr. Claudia HENSCHKE†- says she was thrilled to be able to save lives; shows a growing tumor.] [Lung cancer patient Leslie KANT‡- talks about his experiences.] [American Cancer Society CMO Len LICTENFIELD†- says it will likely be recommended as a screening test.] The medical concerns about smokers discussed.

Sawyer, Diane;
Besser, Richard

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