Patient StoriesA 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 SCCA so that we may share them with you.
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After minimally invasive surgery for throat cancer, Lydia Miner went on to sing at Carnegie Hall.
Steve Fleischmann has had a recurrence of prostate cancer three times and is an advocate for other cancer patients.
Anna Robinson is an acute myeloid leukemia survivor after two bone marrow transplants.
Jenna Gibson was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia at age 9 and received a a cord blood transplant after realizing chemotherapy alone would not be enough.
At age 49, Joyce Miner was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia, Philadelphia chromosome positive (ALL Ph+), a childhood cancer that is rare in adults.
Stage IV colon cancer patient Jana Downing finds support from survivor and advocate Anita Mitchell
Randall Broad was treated for his lung cancer with radiation and chemotherapy at Seattle Cancer Care Alliance.
Karen Allen is a breast cancer survivor and living with follicular non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, thanks to treatment she receives on a clinical study.
Anita Mitchell had just turned 41 when she was diagnosed with Stage IV colon cancer in February 2005. She had cancer in her colon that had already metastasized and she had seven tumors on her liver that were too large and too spread out to remove surgically.