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Unknown primaries

NORD Offers Information and Support for Patients of Rare Cancers
BY Peter L. Saltonstall
NORD was founded in 1983 by parents of children with rare diseases. Over the past 30 years, it has become a powerful advocacy voice for all patients with rare diseases, including cancer.
The Power of Positive Thinking
BY Christine Sunderman Russell

Woman's husband handled mysterious cancer with humor and grace.

Meetings of the Minds
BY Charlotte Huff

What is multidisciplinary care, and where can patients get it? 

Web Exclusive: Solving a Medical Mystery
BY Debu Tripathy, MD

Cancer is usually not an emergency, so days or even weeks should be taken to answer the question as best possible. 

Web Exclusive: Clinical Trials for CUP

Clinical trials for cancers of unknown primary patients. 

What About CUP Patients?
BY Katy Human

Unknown primary cancers are not well-known or well understood, which can frustrate patients.

No I.D.
BY Katy Human

Treating cancer is a tricky matter when the type is unknown.

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