News tagged with ct scan

Hospitals offer new take on medical mistakes

All Donald Platt wanted was an apology. The tumor on his kidney was the size of a baseball by the time his cancer was detected in a CT scan - five years after his doctor misdiagnosed his symptoms and failed to order the right ...

Mar 08, 2009
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Cancer diagnosis: Now in 3-D (Video)

University of Washington researchers have helped develop a new kind of microscope to visualize cells in three dimensions, an advance that could bring great progress in the field of early cancer detection. The technique could ...

Feb 09, 2009
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