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Tumor Free 3 Years – 1st Dr. Said Inoperable

Published on August 12, 2014 in Share Your Story

Tumor Free 3 Years – 1st Dr. Said Inoperable


Madelyn had migraines at 8, scanned finally 6 mo later to reveal brainstem glioma, watched and was told 18 mo later inoperable in MO…. Left for AZ and the Barrow’s Neurosurgical team had me in and out tumor free, long road to recover and still a survivor at 13 now. Please join in helping to research for a cure, I don’t wish this battle upon anyone, ever. My parents would not accept the 1st diagnosis and fought to find the team with hope.

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