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house Bill H.R. 822

Paget's Cancer Awareness Act

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      Committee on Energy and Commerce
    IntroducedFebruary 3rd, 2009

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Paget's Cancer Awareness Act

Official Title

To provide for an awareness program, and a study, on a rare form of breast cancer.


Paget's Cancer Awareness Act - Directs the Secretary of Health and Human Services to carry out a program to provide information and education to health professionals and the public on the symptoms of and treatment for Paget's disease of the breast. Requires the Secretary to study aspects of the disease concerning the range of symptoms, time lapse between the onset of symptoms and diagnosis and treatment, and demographic distribution.

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