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Cancer and COVID-19: Facing the 'C words'

JAMA Oncology

What The Article Says: This essay discusses similarities between a doctor's experiences with diagnoses of cancer and COVID-19.

Author: Urvi A. Shah, M.D., of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York, is the author.

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(doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2020.1848)

Editor's Note: The article includes conflict of interest disclosures. Please see the articles for additional information, including other authors, author contributions and affiliations, conflicts of interest and financial disclosures, and funding and support.

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