High coronary calcium score may indicate higher cancer risk

March 17, 2016 2:06 PM

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High coronary calcium score may indicate higher cancer risk

The score was also associated with a higher risk for kidney and lung disease, researchers said.

BALTIMORE, March 17 (UPI) -- A high coronary artery calcium score was associated with developing lung and kidney disease, though high calcium was not shown to be a cause, according researches at Johns Hopkins University.

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