Patient Stories

Patient Stories

A serious health condition may make you feel like you’re all alone. But you’re not. Over the years, many of our patients have shared their stories with us at Seattle Cancer Care Alliance so that we may share them with you.

Lymphoma and Breast Cancer Survivor

Lymphoma and Breast Cancer Survivor

Karen Allen is a breast cancer survivor and is also living well with follicular non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, thanks to treatment she receives on a clinical study. 

Two-Time Lymphoma Survivor

Two-Time Lymphoma Survivor

When Bob Summer had cancer at 23, “I felt I’d lived a good life.” So at 46, after surviving Burkitt Lymphoma: “I feel like I’ve somehow cheated death. I felt like a spoiled kid asking for something on the top shelf.”

Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma Survivor

Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma Survivor

Scott Lundberg was diagnosed with a rare form of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma at age 49. He was treated in 2011 with a strong chemotherapy regimen, which cured his cancer. Now he's been keeping busy completing Ironman competitions.

Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma Survivor

Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma Survivor

Susan Ault moved back home to the Pacific Northwest to get treatment for her non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma at SCCA. Now a survivor, she’s taken up permanent residence in Sequim.

B-Cell Follicular non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma Survivor

B-Cell Follicular non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma Survivor

Deborah Przekop’s yearly screening mammogram revealed enlarged lymph nodes under Deb’s arms. Under the care of SCCA, Deb is living a normal life with B-cell follicular non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.