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I Survived Ewings Sarcoma

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    I was diagnosed in May 2012 with a Ewings

    Sarcoma in my right foot, I had my leg amputated below knee in Oct 2012. Since Jan 2013 I've been in remission now I return every 3 months for scans
    peterdaintree peterdaintree 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 1

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    My Day Of Reckoning

    6 months before all of this started, I had just been released from hospital for a car accident, I had fractured my L3 and L4 verterbra's.  So when the back pain and leg pain started they thought it was part of my back injury.  Or I was faking it, as a doctor told...
    Fairyfloss7 Fairyfloss7 31-35, F 2 Responses Oct 26, 2010

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    Don't Stop Believing Jn Yourself.

    1975 was a devaststing year for my family. My mother died from lung cancer in March 9 days after my 16th birthday. I was an athlete and was playing basketball for my HS team. I noticed my left knee hurting ,so I went to the Dr who was family friend, and he took X ray's of my knee...
    kathyyuras kathyyuras 51-55, F Oct 25, 2013

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    Surviving the Killer

    I was diagnosed with Ewing's sarcoma in 1977 when I was 17.  I went through multiple surgeries, two months of radiation and a year of chemotherapy. Even today, thirty years later, Ewing's still kills 95% of those who develop it.  I would really enjoy hearing from...
    CanisMagnus CanisMagnus 51-55, M 6 Responses Nov 4, 2007

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    Mollie's Story

    When I was 8 years old my leg did not feel so weel. So we went to hurly medical center they checket but they did not see anything. They cent us home. But it still hirt. I was diagoned with Ewing sarcoma a bone cancer. It was painful throw the treatmeant. I didnt know how long I...
    Skip246810 Skip246810 18-21 Oct 18, 2012

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    I Beat Ewing Sarcoma To The Ground!

    I was ten years old when I was diagnosed with Ewing Sarcoma in 2000. My prognosis was rather well, a 75% chance of survival. I was fortunate enough not to need any radiation therapy, but I did have rounds of chemotherapy periodically for nearly two years. I also had a surgery...
    KibblesNBits KibblesNBits 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 23, 2010

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