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U.S. Panel Backs Lung Cancer Screening for High-Risk Groups

Posted Jul 29 2013 4:01pm
After decades of debate, an influential U.S. panel has endorsed the use of low-dose CT scans to detect lung cancer in high-risk individuals, paving the way for insurance coverage of the test for as many as 10 million smokers and former smokers.
Source: Reuters Health
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