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Carolyn McCarthy's statement on her lung cancer diagnosis
Rep. Carolyn McCarthy announced Monday that she will undergo treatment for lung cancer. Following is her statement:
“My recent annual health physical revealed that I, like so many millions of Americans, have a treatable form of cancer.
“Several diagnostic tests have led to a diagnosis of lung cancer. A treatment plan will begin soon and I look forward to its successful completion.