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December 9, 2012

Goals achieved: Beat cancer, walk again

By Margaret Shepard, Communications Specialist Margaret Shepard, Communications Specialist

A rare cancer cost Bob Anderson his hip and leg. Willpower and rehabilitation specialists at Mayo Clinic helped him keep his active lifestyle.

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Tags: 5298, 5299, 5308, 5335, 5422, bone cancer, Dr. Shives, fibrosarcoma, Karen Andrews M.D., Mayo Clinic, Robert Anderson


August 19, 2010

Mayo helps athlete get back on her feet

By CSMMayo CSMMayo

I was diagnosed with bone cancer in ninth grade. It was December 2006, just before the holidays. For several months, I’d had a bump just below my right knee that the local orthopedic surgeon thought was just an extra piece of bone. My mom is a pediatric oncology nurse, and she was worried it was […]

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Tags: 1136, 2292, 5220, 5298, 5307, 5309, 5335, Cancer, Orthopedics, Osteosarcoma, Patient Story


January 18, 2010

Four Words

By CSMMayo CSMMayo

This story was submitted by David Kelly from Saint Joseph, Mich. We’ve been a part of the Mayo Experience since 1998. Originally we began our treatment in a Chicago hospital. It was there that our two-year-old daughter, Hannah, had her first biopsy to determine what was causing a lump just below her right wrist. I’ll […]

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Tags: 1136, 2292, 5279, 5298, 5299, 5306, 5335, Cancer, Patient Story


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