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Getting a kidney during COVID-19

Getting a kidney during COVID-19

December 3, 2020

Extra precautions ensured a smooth transplant for music professor Lonel Woods


Up Close: A device to connect veins

Up Close: A device to connect veins

July 7, 2020

Microvascular surgery involves transplanting tissue from one part of the body to...


He specializes in cancer care; now he’s got patient experience as well

He specializes in cancer care; now he’s got patient experience as well

June 1, 2020


Chaplain donates a kidney to a dying refugee

Chaplain donates a kidney to a dying refugee

March 5, 2020


Firefighters share an extra bond: Kidney donor was glad to help his longtime friend

Firefighters share an extra bond: Kidney donor was glad to help his longtime friend

March 3, 2020


Subtle symptoms: Her ovarian cancer required surgery and chemotherapy

Subtle symptoms: Her ovarian cancer required surgery and chemotherapy

December 30, 2019


 Living his life: He worked treatment for non-Hodgkin lymphoma into his college schedule

 Living his life: He worked treatment for non-Hodgkin lymphoma into his college schedule

December 27, 2019


Noah, a young cancer patient, thinks he’s famous

Noah, a young cancer patient, thinks he’s famous

December 23, 2019


Pint-sized patient: Glimpses of a girl who fought cancer — and won

Pint-sized patient: Glimpses of a girl who fought cancer — and won

December 11, 2019


On a mission to help: Doctor’s intensive-care skills help poor children with heart trouble in Peru

On a mission to help: Doctor’s intensive-care skills help poor children with heart trouble in Peru

September 23, 2019


Rethinking hydrocephalus: Neurosurgeon asks: Would a medication work better than surgery?

Rethinking hydrocephalus: Neurosurgeon asks: Would a medication work better than surgery?

September 18, 2019


Relief after reconstructive surgery: How one man had his urethral stricture repaired

Relief after reconstructive surgery: How one man had his urethral stricture repaired

August 27, 2019


Extensive operations: Patients endure lengthy surgeries when cancer involves the face or jaw

Extensive operations: Patients endure lengthy surgeries when cancer involves the face or jaw

July 8, 2019


After abnormal mammogram, vigilant nurse tries new combination surgery and radiation treatment for breast cancer

After abnormal mammogram, vigilant nurse tries new combination surgery and radiation treatment for breast cancer

June 27, 2019


Battling cancer: Through 3 surgeries and 6 weeks of radiation, this determined Marine vet keeps his chin up

Battling cancer: Through 3 surgeries and 6 weeks of radiation, this determined Marine vet keeps his chin up

June 21, 2019


Airlifted to Upstate, North Country man undergoes lifesaving heart surgery and beats the odds

Airlifted to Upstate, North Country man undergoes lifesaving heart surgery and beats the odds

April 29, 2019


Back on the pitch – after back surgery

Back on the pitch – after back surgery

April 22, 2019


Remove the appendix – or not? Medicine's understanding of the organ has changed

Remove the appendix – or not? Medicine's understanding of the organ has changed

April 5, 2019


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