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August 24, 2018

Envisioning a Future Without Breast Cancer

By SharingMayoClinic SharingMayoClinic

With coordinated care from a multidisciplinary team and participation in a research clinical trial, Stacy Hanson is successfully combating a daunting breast cancer diagnosis.

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Tags: breast cancer, clinical trials, Dr. Gerardo Colon-Otero, Dr. Laura Vallow, Dr. Sarah McLaughlin, Dr. Sarvam TerKonda, Dr. Tri Dinh, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center, MayoClinicFL, Robert and Monica Jacoby Center for Breast Health


January 30, 2016

Mother and Daughter Winning Battle With Cancer Despite Family History of the Disease

By SharingMayoClinic SharingMayoClinic

Most of us have known someone with cancer, either in our family or with a friend or an acquaintance. But cancer can be particularly cruel when it seems to target a specific family over and over again. For the Zepeda family of Miami, cancer has stricken a mother, her daughter, a number of other family […]

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Tags: Allogenic Bone Marrow Transplant, Bilateral Masectomay, Chronic Myeloid Leukemia, Dr. Candido Rivera, Dr. Gerardo Colon-Otero, Dr. Sikander Ailawashi, multiple myeloma


November 21, 2012

A new beginning: Woman with rare disorder gets life back after stem cell transplant

By Margaret Shepard, Communications Specialist Margaret_Marie

After a successful stem cell transplant for a rare disorder, Cynthia Farmer has her life back.

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Tags: 1136, 2735, Cynthia Farmer, Dr. Gerardo Colon-Otero, Mayo Clinic, POEMS syndrome


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