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By Kevin Collier / NBC NEWS

Hackers have published extensive patient information from two U.S. hospital chains in an apparent attempt to extort them for money.

The files, which number in at least the tens of thousands and were posted to a blog on the dark web that the hackers use to name and extort their victims, includes patients’ personal identifying information, like their names, addresses and birthdays, as well as their medical diagnoses. They come from the Leon Medical Centers, which serves eight locations in Miami, and Nocona General Hospital, which has three locations in Texas.

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