Delayed diagnosis


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Dr. Brian Goldman talks to Karen Townsend, a lawyer and mom from London Ontario who says that her cancer would have been found earlier if she had been able to see her doctor in person, but because of COVID, she was only allowed a virtual visit. Dr. Tony Eskander, a surgical oncologist in Toronto he’s seeing many patients with cancers of the head and neck getting diagnosed at later stages than he’s used to. He talks about the impact.

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