Michael Douglas Tumor-Free, but Not Cured

After months of radiation and chemotherapy for late-stage throat cancer, actor Michael Douglas is tumor-free, he told NBC's Today Show viewers this morning. Not a trace of the stage-IV, walnut-sized tumor at the base of his tongue could be detected on medical imaging, Douglas said. That's a signal, researchers told MedPage Today and ABC News, of complete response to treatment. Yet they caution that the 66-year-old Douglas is hardly out of the woods. "We always hope that our treatments cure...Full Story
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