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Physician Update - Physician Update Summer 2012

Physician Update Summer 2012

Physician Update

Tumor on Bivouac
It took two days of multi-D surgery to overcome.

Articles in this Issue


  • The crack that Joshua Jordan heard as he sneezed was the first sign that something was wrong. What eventually followed was two days of multidisciplinary surgery to remove a massive retroperitoneal tumor.

Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Skull Base Surgery



  • Historically, fewer that 7% of highly HLA-sensitized patients have been candidates for a kidney transplant. At Johns Hopkins, 98% of such patients can receive the surgery thanks to a well-documented protocol.  

Gynecology and Obstetrics

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