Were You Just Diagnosed with Cancer? Here are 5 Important Things You Need to Ask Your Oncologist:

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1. What is the exact diagnosis?

2. Can you explain the stage and what it means?

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3. Is it curable? If not, is it treatable?

4. What is the frontline treatment approach? Are there any clinical trials I should consider?

5. What genetic and molecular tests do I need?

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Hey there! I’m an aspiring medical oncologist with interests in cancer biology and genetics, preventative care, and public health disparities!