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DePhillips introduces legislation requiring a simple blood test that could save the lives of hundreds of cancer patients

TRENTON, N.J. – The most tragic element of one Ridgewood resident’s battle with colon cancer was that a simple blood test could have saved her life before receiving chemotherapy treatment. Now, Assemblyman Christopher DePhillips introduced legislation (A5194) Monday requiring doctors to provide testing before patients undergo treatment. Kerrie Prettitore,...

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