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We are passing along information that may be of interest to some MCC patients and families… The Seattle MCC Support Group will host a special facilitated discussion on September 11 prior to the Nghiem Merkel Dinner Meeting. This discussion session is entitled: "GRIEF AND GRATTITUDE" SEPTE...
It was a few days after her son’s 6th birthday party four years ago when Carrie Best rolled over in bed and felt a pinch in her armpit. When she reached over and touched it, she jolted awake. Soon she'd learn that she had cancer. “I had a lump the size of a grape under my arm,” says Best, a 50...
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September 22, 2020
- What is a Merkel cell?
- What is Merkel cell carcinoma?
- Symptoms & appearance of Merkel cell carcinoma
- Causes of Merkel cell carcinoma
- Surgical excision
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- Adjuvant Avelumab in Merkel Cell Carcinoma Trial