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January 25, 2013 · Leave a Comment

Physician Documents his Cancer Survival, Grateful to Mayo Clinic

By MakalaArce MakalaArce (@MakalaArce)

I am Dr. J. Kemper Campbell, an ophthalmologist from Lincoln, Nebraska. I noted a small asymptomatic mass on the right side of my neck in December 2006. When needle biopsy established it to be a poorly differentiated metastatic cancer of unknown origin, I asked a colleague for a referral to the institution best equipped to […]

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Tags: 1136, 3325, 5267, 5335, Dr. J. Kemper Campbell, Dr. Kerry Olsen, ENT, metastatic cancer, Neck, Surgery, throat cancer


January 15, 2013 · Leave a Comment

Unraveling the Mystery of Semicircular Canal Dehiscence Syndrome

By MakalaArce MakalaArce (@MakalaArce)

Imagine listening in real time to the thump, thump of your own heartbeat, the rush of your blood pulsing through your veins, and even the slightest twitch of your eyes – all in surround sound.  Those are but a few of the symptoms that Wendy Tapper was experiencing when she arrived at the Mayo Clinic […]

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Tags: 5267, 5335, balance, Dr. Charles Beatty, Dr. Daniel Blum, ear, hearing, otorhinolaryngology, Round Window Occlusion, Semicircular Canal Dehiscence Syndrome, Surgery, Wendy Tapper


December 26, 2012 · Leave a Comment

“I wanted to do something for myself”

By Margaret Shepard Margaret Shepard (@Margaret_Marie)

Heidi wanted to reward herself for getting through a hard time in her life. Her choice: cosmetic surgery.

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Tags: 3989, 5187, 5267, 5309, 5335, cosmetic surgery, Heidi Hockel, Mayo Clinic, Nho Tran, Oren Friedman, plastic surgery


December 17, 2012 · Leave a Comment

Rare congenital subglottic stenosis treated with airway reconstruction surgery

By Margaret Shepard Margaret Shepard (@Margaret_Marie)

Ryan Chubbuck was born with an extremely narrow airway, a life-threatening condition. An innovative airway reconstruction procedure has left Ryan, and his parents, breathing easy.

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Tags: 5167, 5267, 5306, 5335, airway reconstruction, Dana Thompson M.D., Mayo Clinic, Ryan Chubbuck, subglottic stenosis


December 4, 2012 · Leave a Comment

Volunteer Firefighter threatened by Tongue Tumor

By Margaret Shepard Margaret Shepard (@Margaret_Marie)

A tongue tumor threatened to cut short this volunteer firefighter’s life, but surgery and radiation treatment at Mayo Clinic saved his life.

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Tags: 1136, 3723, 5224, 5267, 5279, 5315, 5335, 5343, 5419, David Farrell, ENT, head and neck cancer


December 3, 2012 · Leave a Comment

Cancer & Coordinated Approach to Care

By Margaret Shepard Margaret Shepard (@Margaret_Marie)

Coordinated approach to care brings results for business school professor.

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Tags: 1136, 3723, 5224, 5267, 5279, 5315, 5335, 5343, ENT, head and neck cancer, Jim Donnelly, Mayo Clinic


November 19, 2012 · Leave a Comment

Laser microsurgery for throat cancer preserves voice, function

By Margaret Shepard Margaret Shepard (@Margaret_Marie)

Transoral laser microsurgery was the right choice for throat cancer patient Danny Snodgrass.

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Tags: 3325, 5267, 5335, Danny Snodgrass, Dr. Eric Moore, Mayo Clinic, throat cancer


March 28, 2012 · Leave a Comment

Never Give Up On Your Health – Sniffing out a Discovery

By MakalaArce MakalaArce (@MakalaArce)

My name is Katie Little and I am 28 years old.   I have experienced many nasal problems throughout my life, including two nose fractures and, over the last 10 years, have experienced significant difficulty breathing at night.  I tried a variety of methods to alleviate my problem, such as nasal sprays, acupuncture, fans, Neti Pots, […]

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Tags: 5267, 5335, bone growth, Dr. Grant Hamilton III, ENT, Katie Little, Mayo Clinic, nasal, nose, otorhinolaryngology, spur, Surgery


March 6, 2012 · Leave a Comment

Cancer Survivor Bikes the Desert to Deliver Donation

By Stacy Theobald Stacy Theobald (@stacytheobald)

To celebrate his “first birthday” after treatment for esophageal cancer, Ricky Rinehart, 54, rode his bike to Mayo Clinic — 213 miles across the desert from his home in Yuma to Phoenix, Ariz. Thirteen friends, family and co-workers joined him for the two-day ride last October. They delivered more than $10,000 in donations for cancer […]

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Tags: 1136, 3169, 5267, 5279, 5333, esophageal cancer, Rickey Rinehart


March 1, 2012 · Leave a Comment

Singing Praise After New Esophageal Cancer Treatment

By Stacy Theobald Stacy Theobald (@stacytheobald)

Esophageal cancer took Jorge Rivera, 47, by surprise. An auto loan manager and a father of three, he had a full life and a passion for performing sacred music with his family. Rivera, of San Juan, Puerto Rico, had “the usual” heartburn symptoms from what he describes as a typical Puerto Rican diet. But a […]

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Tags: 1136, 3169, 5267, 5275, 5279, 5334, Cancer, esophageal cancer, Jorge Rivera


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