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Archive for December 11th, 2012

December 11th, 2012

Partial nephrectomy preserves kidney function after kidney cancer

By Margaret Shepard, Communications Associate Margaret_Marie

Ruth Smith lives more than 200 miles north of Rochester, Minn., but she knew where she wanted to go when she was diagnosed with kidney cancer — Mayo Clinic.

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Tags: 1136, 2802, 5279, 5335, Bradley Leibovich M.D., kidney cancer, Mayo Clinic, partial nephrectomy, Ruth Smith


December 11th, 2012

Minimally invasive surgery for rectal cancer offers renewed hope

By Margaret Shepard, Communications Associate Margaret_Marie

A minimally invasive surgical option for rectal cancer at Mayo Clinic made Monica Hansen’s future more promising — for herself and her family.

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Tags: 3779, Eric Dozois M.D., Mayo Clinic, Monica Hansen, rectal cancer


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