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DIY Cancer Test: Cancer Scare Pushed Young Physicist to Design Her Own Breast Exam

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by GE Reports

A few years ago, Ileana Hancu, a young physicist at GE Global Research, left her lab for a routine physical exam and came back with troubling news: the doctor apparently felt a lump in Hancu’s breast. What followed was an odyssey through the achievements of modern medicine, from mammography, to ultrasound and near biopsy.

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