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August 25, 2016

Young Patient Becomes First at Mayo to Survive Rare, Aggressive Brain Cancer

By In the Loop In the Loop (@intheloop)

Addyson Cordes is a fighter. Diagnosed at 13 months old with a “rare and aggressive” brain tumor (atypical teratoid rhabdoid), Allyson was put through an equally aggressive treatment plan that included neurosurgery, chemotherapy, and proton beam therapy — all before her third birthday. And today, as KAAL-TV reports,”among the handful of kids treated with this […]

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Tags: Dr. Amulya Nageswara Rao, Pediatric Brain Tumor Clinic, Pediatric Rehabilitation, Proton Beam

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