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Ruth Bader Ginsburg has pulmonary lobectomy: What to know about the procedure

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg had surgery just before Christmas to remove cancerous growths found in her lungs. She had a pulmonary lobectomy at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City to remove the growths in her left lung. Ginsburg, 85, had surgery for colorectal cancer in 1999 and pancreatic cancer about… Read More »