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healthy happy familyCancer is a collection of conditions with a common origin.  In the body, each of the cancers are expressed in different ways, a different time frame, or with differing results.  Different kinds of cancer are more common in differing age groups (for example children or adults), gender (male or female), or your ethnicity.  The genes you inherit from your parents and factors in your environment can also contribute to cancer development. Environmental factors trigger errors in cell repl
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My father recently had a biopsy of a mass in the upper portion of his lung (big enough it is causing it to collapse partially). They have said it is adenocarcinoma and they are sending him for a PET scan to see if it has spread.

I am tryi ...

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Paula  Silverman, MD
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Paula Silverman, MD
Case Western Reserve University

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