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Cancer Spread: Do Mechanical Forces Play a Role?

Why are some tumors more likely to spread? The physical properties of the tissue in which cancer starts may be important.

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I have degrees from Harvard, Yale, and Penn. I am a radiation oncologist in the Seattle area. You may find me regularly posting at www.newcancerinfo.com

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