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Doctor details Karl's cancer treatment

Updated: March 1, 2010, 10:08 AM ET
ESPN.com news services

Denver Nuggets coach George Karl has undergone five radiation and two chemotherapy treatments since being recently diagnosed with throat cancer, according to his doctor.

Dr. Jacques Saari said Karl's tumor, which had grown the size of a walnut, has already begun to shrink in response to the treatments.

Saari described the first three weeks of Karl's treatment as the "honeymoon" period, and said the last two weeks of the six weeks of procedures will be the toughest, adding that ...

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