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Signs of Cancer that Could Be Mistaken for Something Else

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Signs of Cancer that Could Be Mistaken for Something Else

Cancer is a leading cause of death worldwide, accounting for 8.2 million deaths in 2012 alone, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). In America, the disease in which abnormal cells divide uncontrollably and destroy body tissue, kills more than half a million people a year, making cancer the second leading cause of death in the country, exceeded only by heart disease, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says. More than 1,600 people a day died of cancer in the U.S. in 2013, the latest year for which statistics are available.

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