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Reflections on a Special Kind of Friendship

For Addie who taught me grace, Maureen who embodied tenacity, Jan who pushed the boundaries of life and Aunt Faith and Aunt Gayle who lived valiantly and were gone too soon.  662 more words

Why Such an Amazing Outcome?

Recently my friend Cynthia wrote that in a consultation with University of Colorado’s lung cancer guru Ross Camidge, MD, she was informed that the 5 year survivorship rate for stage 4 lung cancer is now 2%. 786 more words

An Unusual Mimicker of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: A Case Report:::

We present a case of a 47 year-old African American female with 15 pack-years of tobacco use and heavy alcohol use who presented with arthritis and was found to have a positive antinuclear antibodies (ANA), anti double stranded DNA antibodies (anti-dsDNA), and anti-Sjogren’s syndrome-related antigen A and antigen B (anti-SSA and anti-SSB). 43 more words

[Pathology Infographic]- A Slow growing malignant tumour- Aggressive Digital Papillary Adenocarcinoma

Aggressive digital papillary adenocarcinoma is a slow growing, painless malignant sweat gland tumour. It is a rare life-threatening malignant tumour  and the diagnosis is easily missed or delayed. 135 more words

Pathology

The Spider in the Corner

“I must not fear. Fear is the mind-killer. Fear is the little-death that brings total obliteration. I will face my fear. I will permit it to pass over me and through me. 667 more words

Just Get This Cancer Out Of Me!

The day I found out I had cancer I informed my family. The next day I had two important phone calls to make. The first to my hematologist/oncologist to give her the news. 856 more words

Cancer

Drug Information Update - FDA expands approved use of drug to include advanced lung cancer

Drug Information Update – FDA expands approved use of drug to include advanced lung cancer
FDA Division of Drug Information: Know the Moment It Happens… 259 more words

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