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Patient Success Stories

Kathy Wilmoth

Esophageal Cancer Patient Thrives After Challenging Combination Treatment

Kathy Wilmoth will never forget Halloween, 2007. The 57-year-old Eastern Shore resident had spent a summer going to multiple doctor visits trying to pin down the cause of her loss of weight, chest discomfort and inability to eat. She finally saw a gastroenterologist who did an upper endoscopy and took biopsies of her esophagus...

Ilene Goodman

Grateful Cancer Patient Dedicates Herself to Helping Others

Pregnant with her first child, 24-year-old Ilene Goodman was happily preparing for parenthood and looking forward to being a new mom. Around her seventh month, she began to be bothered by swelling in her feet and legs and difficulty breathing...

This page was last updated on: February 8, 2013.