Overdiagnosis occurs when screen-detected cancers are either non-growing or so slow-growing that they would never cause medical problems.
See also prevention.cancer.gov/news-and-events/news/qa-what-cancer.
|Topics/Categories:||Risk Factors and Causes|
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|Source:||National Cancer Institute (NCI)|
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