On June 9, 2017, Hutch news published Rose Wittman’s Merkel cell carcinoma story as she failed to qualify for one clinical trial, but a later experimental treatment sent her into complete remission. To read more, view the article here.
Furthermore, Fred Hutch has provided a medium for individuals to share their experiences in an effort to build a stronger bonded community. If you are a patient or survivor and would like to share your story, please follow the link provide below.
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The authoritative source on Merkel cell carcinoma.
September 21, 2023
- What is a Merkel cell?
- What is Merkel cell carcinoma?
- Symptoms & appearance of Merkel cell carcinoma
- Causes of Merkel cell carcinoma
- Surgical excision
- Mohs micrographic surgery
- Radiation therapy
- Complementary & alternative therapies
- Clinical trials
- Adjuvant Avelumab in Merkel Cell Carcinoma Trial
- Surgically Treated Adjuvant Merkel Cell Carcinoma with Pembrolizumab (STAMP) Trial