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Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg treated for pancreatic cancer

27 days ago   |   By KMBC

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has completed a three-week radiation course to treat a malignant tumor on her pancreas, the court announced Friday.
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg treated for malignant tumor on pancreas

Ruth Bader Ginsburg treated for malignant tumor on pancreas

27 days ago   |   By New York Post

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has undergone radiation treatment for a malignant tumor that was discovered on her pancreas, the Supreme Court said. The 86-year-old on Friday completed a three-week course of stereotactic ablative radiation therapy at Manhattan's Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, according to the Supreme Court. “The Justice tolerated treatment well,” said the Supreme...
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Supreme Court: Ginsburg treated for tumor on pancreas

Supreme Court: Ginsburg treated for tumor on pancreas

27 days ago   |   By Boston Herald

By Jessica Gresko
WASHINGTON - Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has completed radiation therapy for a cancerous tumor on her pancreas and there is no evidence of the disease remaining, the Supreme Court said Friday.
The court said in a statement that a biopsy performed July 31 confirmed a localized malignant tumor. Ginsburg, 86, underwent a three-week course of radiation therapy and as part of her treatment had a bile duct stent placed, it said. The court said Ginsburg “tolerated treatment well” and does not need any additional treatment but will continue to have periodic blood tests and...
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Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg treated for pancreatic cancer

27 days ago   |   By WGN TV

WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court says Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has completed radiation therapy for a tumor on her pancreas and there is no evidence of the disease remaining.
The court said Friday the tumor was “treated definitively and there is no evidence of disease elsewhere in the body.”
In a statement, the court said a biopsy performed July 31 confirmed a “localized malignant tumor.” The court said Ginsburg does not need any additional treatment but will continue to have periodic blood tests and scans.
The court said Ginsburg canceled an annual summer visit to Santa Fe but has...
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Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg received treatment for pancreatic cancer

Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg received treatment for pancreatic cancer

27 days ago   |   By Politico

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg recently received radiation to treat a malignant tumor on her pancreas, the Supreme Court said on Friday. “The tumor was treated definitively and there is no evidence of disease elsewhere in the body,” the court said. The news comes after Ginsburg was treated for lung cancer late last year.
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