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Osteosarcoma Patient Reflects on Cancer Journey

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Description: Meet Michelle Manar Kasten.

In 2006, while pregnant with her son, Michelle Manar Kasten knew something was wrong. She began to have worsening discomfort in her hip and numbness in her leg and foot.

She was eventually diagnosed with an osteosarcoma.

Because the cancer was so aggressive and the chance of recurrence so high, her oncologist suggested she seek treatment at MD Anderson.

Within a month, Kasten was living in Houston with her family, including her mother and in-laws. "We made fighting cancer our number one job," she says.
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Posted on : 04/13/12
Added : 7 years ago
Category : Soft Tissue Sarcoma