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Cancer

Possible Leukemia Or Other Cancer

07/14/2008

Question:

My son just had a lyphmectomy today. He was swollen for two years before he went to Iraq. I do not know much about what transpired before the operation. Should I be concerned there is cancer or leukemia there? It runs in my family.

Answer:

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