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December 15, 2012 · Leave a Comment

Beating the Odds Again: John Fulton’s Islet Cancer Treatment

By Margaret Shepard Margaret Shepard (@Margaret_Marie)

Decades after beating bone cancer at Mayo Clinic, John Fulton returned, this time to defeat islet cell cancer. John says that, once more, Mayo helped him “beat the system.”

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Tags: 3719, 4715, 5272, 5279, 5316, 5335, 5340, 5421, Florencia Que M.D., islet cell cancer, John Fulton, Joseph Rubin M.D.


August 21, 2009 · Leave a Comment

Tom Vanderwell’s Mayo Clinic Story

By Lee Aase Lee Aase (@LeeAase)

Tom Vanderwell is a Mayo Clinic patient from Grand Rapids, Michigan who has come to Rochester three times since 1978 for evaluation and care relating to an arteriovenous malformation (AVM) in his neck. I work with our social media team at Mayo Clinic, and I first connected with Tom virtually through Twitter in March, a […]

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Tags: 3013, 5294, 5316, 5335, arteriovenous malformation, AVM, Tom Vanderwell, Twitter


May 14, 2009 · Leave a Comment

Mother’s Day Gift for a Mom Who Has Everything (including Pancreatic Cancer)

By Lee Aase Lee Aase (@LeeAase)

On Mother’s Day, Jeanine Peterson told the story on her blog of the special gift she gave her mom, a Mayo Clinic patient. With her mom’s permission, we share a portion of the story here:

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Tags: 1136, 2254, 3719, 3723, 5275, 5279, 5316, 5334, Cancer, Mother's Day, Pancreatic Cancer, Whipple


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