The Language of Cancer

A cancer diagnosis introduces patients to a whole new world of terminology - words like "targeted therapy", "remission" and "and multiple myeloma." As technology advances, the language is constantly changing and adapting, only adding to the confusion during a difficult time.

Sunrise 7's Sean Caldwell spoke with Thomas Kipps, Md, Phd. of the University of California San Diego Moores Cancer Center and Donald Sutherland, a man diagnosed with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) to help simplify the terms.


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