Carcinoid Cancer, Zebras and Stardust: My Sister's Cancer Battle

Carcinoid Cancer, Zebras and Stardust: My Sister's Cancer Battle

by Mary Girsch-Bock
     
 

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Carcinoid cancer is a rare disease with approximately 8,000 cases reported in the U.S. alone each year. Because of its rarity and slow-growing tendencies, carcinoid is often improperly diagnosed, and when diagnosed, treated incorrectly. This is the story of one person's relentless battle against carcinoid, and of the author's struggle to come to terms with the death… See more details below

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Carcinoid cancer is a rare disease with approximately 8,000 cases reported in the U.S. alone each year. Because of its rarity and slow-growing tendencies, carcinoid is often improperly diagnosed, and when diagnosed, treated incorrectly. This is the story of one person's relentless battle against carcinoid, and of the author's struggle to come to terms with the death of her beloved sister. Inside, you'll also find the words of some of the world's top carcinoid specialists, invaluable reference data, and a comprehensive list of the top carcinoid specialists. Recently updated for 2012 and beyond by Unlimited Publishing LLC, new resources and treatments are now included, which were not available at the time of initial publication.

Editorial Reviews

LSU Medical Center - Eugene Woltering
"Wonderful - Read every word." -- Dr. Eugene Woltering, Chief of Endocrine Surgery, LSU Medical Center
Carcinoid Cancer Foundation - Monica Warner
"... an awesome book. Thank you." -- Monica Warner, MS, RD, CDN. Research Coordinator and Director of Development, Carcinoid Cancer Foundation, Inc.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940014895644
Publisher:
UNLIMITED PUBLISHING LLC
Publication date:
01/01/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
112
Sales rank:
1,094,147
File size:
2 MB

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