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MedStar Health Launches Lung Cancer Screening Program at MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center

Clinton, MD (February 25, 2021) – MedStar Georgetown Cancer Institute at MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center has recently launched a new lung cancer screening program. The program aims to reduce lung cancer deaths by screening high-risk patients before they exhibit any symptoms. The 2011 National Lung Screening Trial (NLST) concluded that early detection of lung cancer by low-dose […]