Low Does Cat-Scan Lung Cancer Screening
Are you a current or former smoker between the ages of 55 and 80?
A lung cancer screening could save your life.
Touro Infirmary is now offering Low-Dose CAT Scan Screenings for the early
detection of lung cancer in high risk patients. A screening can catch
lung cancer early, before symptoms start.
Ask your doctor if you should be screened.
Lung Cancer Screening Criteria:
- Current or former smoker
- Adult ages 55 to 80
No symptoms for lung cancer
- No shortness of breath
- No unusual or persistent chest/back pain
- No coughing up blood
Covered by Medicare, Medicaid and most private insurances for qualified patients.
*Physicians order and authorization are required.
Questions? Please contact the Touro Scheduling Department at 504.897.8885
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