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Leukemia Survivor (and Her Daughter) Use Patient Experience to Help Others

August 21, 2018

Leukemia Survivor (and Her Daughter) Use Patient Experience to Help Others

By In the Loop intheloop

Angie Wilson has a story to tell, and it’s one her Mayo doctors hopes will help medical students and trainees understand both the “power and risk” of immune therapies as a cancer treatment.

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Tags: Acute Myeloid Leukemia, Bone Marrow Transplant, Chemotherapy, Dr. Mrinal Patnaik, Dr. Saad Kenderian, Encephalitis, Lymphoma, Radiation


Colleagues Rally Around One of Their Own During Cancer Battle

April 3, 2018

Colleagues Rally Around One of Their Own During Cancer Battle

By In the Loop intheloop

‘Gigi’ Griggs’ care team became much more than just care providers as she underwent cancer treatment at Mayo Clinic. They became like family and went out of their way to treat her as such.  

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Tags: Acute Myeloid Leukemia, Breast Cancer, Eric Siebeneck, Gevora Griggs, Mayo Clinic in Arizona


April 5, 2016

Evan’s Fight — Mayo Patient Becomes Face of ‘Cancer Treatment’s New Direction’

By In the Loop intheloop

If Evan Johnson had his druthers, we’re guessing he wouldn’t have chosen to become the subject of a recent feature story by The Wall Street Journal. The piece chronicles Evan’s cancer treatment journey and the “new directions oncologists are taking with genetic testing” to “find and attack” tumors like his that are resistant to other treatments. […]

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Tags: Acute Myeloid Leukemia, Cancer, Dr. Naseema Gangat, Dr. Pashtoon Kasi, Dr. Shahrukh Hashmi, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center


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