Catscans and Cancer NPR's Jon Hamilton reports on new research that suggests CAT scans might help diagnose lung cancer earlier than X-rays, which usually miss the smallest lung tumors. The CAT scanning technology has been in use for several years, but lung tumor scans require special skills.
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Catscans and Cancer

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Catscans and Cancer

Catscans and Cancer

Catscans and Cancer

Only Available in Archive Formats.

NPR's Jon Hamilton reports on new research that suggests CAT scans might help diagnose lung cancer earlier than X-rays, which usually miss the smallest lung tumors. The CAT scanning technology has been in use for several years, but lung tumor scans require special skills.