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Expert Advice on Genetic Testing for Lung Cancer Patients - Alex Spira, M.D., PhD, F.A.C.P.

Virginia Cancer Specialists Practice Blog

July 25, 2017
Virginia Cancer Specialists » VCS Practice News » Genetics » VCS Practice News » Genetic Testing » Expert Advice on Genetic Testing for Lung Cancer Patients – Alex Spira, M.D., PhD, F.A.C.P.

How do you decide about genetic testing? Is it important enough to seriously consider pursuing as a lung cancer patient? Patient Power founder, Andrew Schorr posed this question to experts. Virginia Cancer Specialists Dr. Alex Spira, Director of Virginia Cancer Specialists Research Institute, weighs in and gives some expert advice on Genetic Testing for Lung Cancer Patients.