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Meet Tamara Ramage, intraoperative MRI patient

When Tamara Ramage started waking up in hot and cold sweats and constantly felt nauseous, she knew something was wrong. She was a very healthy, fitness-minded young woman in her mid-20′s who took pride in how well she took care of her body.
Her father took her to the emergency room, and she was diagnosed

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A kidney/pancreas transplant puts health into perspective

A kidney/pancreas transplant puts health into perspective

Two years ago, on July 22, 2009, I received the call I had been anxiously awaiting for since I was put on the transplant list a year and a half earlier at Barnes-Jewish Hospital.
The first call came at 3 in the morning, asking how I was feeling, and that there was a possible kidney/pancreas

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