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Cancer

14 July 2010

Childhood Cancer Survivors at Risk of Premature Death

But few older survivors are monitored for new cancers and other side effects of treatment, researchers say

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Equally troubling is that many older survivors are not being monitored for these problems, the researchers added.

 

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