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Why This Woman's Mammogram Failed To Detect Her Rare Form Of Breast Cancer

By Mustafa Gatollari

Cancer sucks. Fighting it sucks. Getting it sucks. What it does to your body sucks. 

Cancer screenings have advanced tremendously in recent years, and if you're on top of your check-ups, your doctor can usually spot if there's something irregular and nip the problem in the bud early on.

But for Jennifer Cordts, it unfortunately wasn't that simple.