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Bay Area Doctor Wants Cancer Out of Certain Diagnosis
NBC Bay Area

When you hear the word cancer, you automatically fear the worst. But as modern medicine has proven, that’s not always the case.

Anyone’s who ever waded through the world of medicine has probably tripped over the confusing terminology of medical jargon.

Still there’s one medical word that’s universally understood.

The word is Cancer. “Most people when they hear the word cancer, assume they’re going to die without aggressive treatment,” Dr. Laura Esserman said. But the UCSF cancer surgeon knows that’s certainly not always the case.