Varian Medical Systems Responds to New York Stock Exchange Inquiry Regarding Unusual Trading Activity | Varian

Varian Medical Systems Responds to New York Stock Exchange Inquiry Regarding Unusual Trading Activity

PALO ALTO, Calif.--April 4, 2003--Varian Medical Systems, Inc. (NYSE:VAR)responded to an inquiry from the New York Stock Exchange today regarding the
unusual trading activity in its common stock. The company stated that its
normal policy is not to comment on unusual activity and that it is not aware
of any reason for today's higher than average trading volume and stock price
decline.