Category Archives: Other Sarcoma Stories

Lori’s Story

In May of 2000, everything I thought I knew about my life changed.  I had just come home from a trip to New York to visit my grandparents.  It was a very normal day, and while showering I noticed a … Continue reading

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Omar’s Story

Sarcoma at the pelvis Age at Diagnosis: 44 Date of Diagnosis: November 2004 Location: Toronto, Canada Hospital: Mount Sanai Hospital Team: Dr. Blackstein and Dr. Wunder Diagnosis: I was first diagnosed in November of 2004. It was Sunday morning and … Continue reading

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Emily’s Story

Malignant Fibrous Histiocytoma at the femur Age at Diagnosis: 20 Date of Diagnosis: 2002 Location: Chicago Hospital: Rush University Diagnosis: In the summer of 2002, right before my junior year of college I began having pain while working out. However, … Continue reading

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Terry’s Story

Fibrosarcoma at the Nose Age at Diagnosis: 20 At 20 years old, life was smooth sailing. I was a junior at the University of California at Berkeley, a confident, athletic, successful student. Some even considered me handsome. I was living … Continue reading

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