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The information contained in this online site (the “Service”) is presented in summary form only and intended to provide broad consumer understanding and knowledge of health care topics. The information should not be considered complete and should not be used in place of a visit, call, consultation or advice of your physician or other health care provider. The Service does not recommend the self-management of health problems. Information obtained by using the Service is not exhaustive and does not cover all diseases, ailments, physical conditions or their treatment. Should you have any health care-related questions, please call or see your physician or other health care provider promptly. You should never disregard medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read here.

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Online discussion boards, forums and other communities on this Service are moderated forums. The messages posted in these forums and in chat rooms are not checked for medical accuracy. The opinions expressed in these forums reflect only the opinions of the individual authors and do not reflect the viewpoint of the Foundation. The Service is not responsible for any statements or materials posted in these forums.

The Foundation site provides information to help advance research and services for patients with thymic-related cancers. The materials contained here are not intended to be used for the diagnosis or treatment of a health problem or as a substitute for consulting a licensed medical professional. References to any entity, product, service, provider, or source of information that may be contained in this site should not be considered an endorsement, either direct or implied.

There are many treatment options for cancer, the choice of which is a matter for the individual patient to decide. This site does not endorse any one treatment over the others. This site and the information contained within is not intended to constitute specific medical advice and should not be relied on as such without consultation with your own physician. It must be stressed that no pretense of absolute medical truth is made. Any “links” referenced are themselves responsible for the accuracy of their information. The information is generally the personal understanding of the person responsible for the page, and should be taken as such. The information is just that, consisting of the experiences of people who have had actual contact with the treatment in question.

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