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March 1, 2011

Scott Hennen on Ulcerative Colitis and Mayo Clinic

By Lee Aase, Director, Mayo Clinic Social Media Network LeeAase

Scott Hennen, a radio talk show host from Fargo, ND, had surgery at Mayo Clinic yesterday to remove his colon, which had developed several sites with precancerous cells related to his ulcerative colitis, which was first diagnosed in 1997. Scott had previously described his reasons for being public about his medical condition in this post. […]

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Tags: 1136, 2254, 2643, 5275, 5279, 5335, Cancer, Colon Cancer, Scott Hennen, ulcerative colitis


February 27, 2011

Sharing with His Radio Family

By Lee Aase, Director, Mayo Clinic Social Media Network LeeAase

Scott Hennen is on the air three hours every weekday on his syndicated radio program based in Fargo, North Dakota. He has had ulcerative colitis since 1997, and on Monday morning is scheduled to have his colon removed at Mayo Clinic. Scott came to Rochester late last week for pre-surgery appointments, and broadcast his show […]

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Tags: 1136, 2254, 2643, 5275, 5279, 5335, Fargo, Scott Hennen, ulcerative colitis


January 31, 2009

Featured Comment: Week of 1/25/09

By Lee Aase, Director, Mayo Clinic Social Media Network LeeAase

Daniel Rothamel of Charlottesville, Va. tells his story of coming to Mayo Clinic for treatment of chronic ulcerative colitis. Here’s an excerpt: Once my wife and I made the decision to explore the possibility of a colectomy, we decided that we should research having it done at the Mayo Clinic. From the moment that I […]

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Tags: colectomy, Digestive Disease, GI, Surgery, ulcerative colitis


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