Detection of a Tumor  Lainis story
Laini noticed a lump on her leg and knew something wasn't right. She saw a doctor close to home in Virginia, who recommended to surgically remove the lump. It turned out to be a low-grade liposarcoma - a rare type of cancer. Laini's mother looked for a specialized center that could offer more insights on this diagnosis and make sure Laini is in the clear. In their search, they found the Johns Hopkins Sarcoma Clinic and saw orthopaedic oncologist Adam Levin, M.D., who recommended the next steps to treat Laini's liposarcoma. Now, healthy and strong, she is sharing her story and spreading hope for all those who face a cancer diagnosis.
Laini saw a lump on her leg and knew something wasn't right. Laini and her family found care close to home in Virginia and then learned the news about her diagnosis of a low-grade sarcoma to her thigh. Laini's mother looked for a sarcoma center to seek further care for her daughter's tumor. In their search, they found the Johns Hopkins Sarcoma Clinic and saw Dr. Adam Levin from Orthopaedic Oncology to help treat Laini's myxoid liposarcoma. Now, she is sharing her story with others and spreading hope for all those who face a cancer diagnosis.