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Delays in the management of lung cancer.
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    Early Diagnosis Lung Cancer

    My mother had a yearly chest x-ray in March 2003 which then showed a mild kyphotic deformity in her thorax. In June 2004 she had another yearly x-ray which showed a left hilar mass lesion. Needless to say a week later she had a CT scan which showed that the cancer had metastized to her adrenal glands and she also had numerous lesions on her liver. As a physician would the kyphotic deformity be an indication to take fu...

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