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Medical Student Seeks Cure for His Own Cancer

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Medical Student Seeks Cure for His Own Cancer

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Medical Student Seeks Cure for His Own Cancer

Medical Student Seeks Cure for His Own Cancer

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Tulane University medical student Andy Martin is hard at work searching for a cure for an extremely rare, highly fatal type of cancer called sinonasal undifferentiated carcinoma. For Martin, the quest is personal: he himself has been diagnosed with the illness. Martin speaks with NPR's Robert Siegel.