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Cancer diagnosed via email

27th August 2008

A US baby has been diagnosed with cancer after a woman in the UK spotted "early warning signs" during an internet email photo exchange.

The woman, who lives in Manchester, saw that in a photo of the baby there was a shadow behind one of her eyes. The toddler was diagnosed with a type of fast-growing cancer - Retinoblastoma - and has had an operation and chemotherapy treatment.

 

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Article Information

Title: Cancer diagnosed via email
Author: Jess Laurence
Article Id: 7997
Date Added: 27th Aug 2008

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