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Melanoma patient publishes book

Forums Cutaneous Melanoma Community Melanoma patient publishes book

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    kathywal53
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    My husband, Chuck, was diagnosed with stage three Melanoma in 2004. He rec'd treatment in Goshen, Indiana at Goshen Center for Cancer Care.

    He underwent 5 treatments of IL-2 as well as radiation therapy and of course surgery to remove the tumor on his leg. Chuck wrote and self published

    a book called, Almost Always Fatal-Surviving Cancer with a Sense of Humor in 2007. I recently launched a website where you can read about

    My husband, Chuck, was diagnosed with stage three Melanoma in 2004. He rec'd treatment in Goshen, Indiana at Goshen Center for Cancer Care.

    He underwent 5 treatments of IL-2 as well as radiation therapy and of course surgery to remove the tumor on his leg. Chuck wrote and self published

    a book called, Almost Always Fatal-Surviving Cancer with a Sense of Humor in 2007. I recently launched a website where you can read about

    Chuck and his journey through this terrible diagnosis and how he coped with the years of treatment. I invite anyone who has been diagnosed or knows someone who is facing this very aggressive form of skin cancer to read his book.

    The website is http://www.almostalwaysfatal.com

     

    Thank you and God Bless.

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      MichaelFL
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      My condolences,

      I did not realize until reading your website that he passad away in January 2008.

      Michael

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      MichaelFL
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      My condolences,

      I did not realize until reading your website that he passad away in January 2008.

      Michael

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