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To misdiagnose is human

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A previously-healthy man sees his primary care physician and complains of fatigue.  Laboratory studies shows abnormalities which concern his physician for the presence of cancer.  Imaging reveals enlarged lymph nodes, and he is admitted to the hospital to determine his type of cancer and begin treatment.  Several biopsies later, no malignancy is found, although his medical team remains suspicious. Continue reading To misdiagnose is human