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Screening Guidelines for Common Cancers: A Lifesaving Update

In just 35 minutes, hematologist-oncologist Akshiv Malhotra, MD, presents the current recommendations on cervical, breast, colon and lung cancers, breaking down the test options for each and when to start tests based on a patient’s risk. Using the data, he delineates not only benefits but harms of testing. Includes vital info on low-dose CT chest scans for smokers and former long-term smokers.


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April 19, 2021

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UCSF MedConnection

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Akshiv Malhotra, MD

Akshiv Malhotra, MD

Hematologist
Medical oncologist

Dr. Akshiv Malhotra is a hematologist-oncologist who cares for patients with cancer and blood disorders. His expertise includes multiple myeloma, breast cancer, head and neck cancers, prostate cancer and gastrointestinal cancers. Malhotra ...

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