Ocular melanoma has been in the news recently because an unexplained group of cases were found in a tight geographic area in Huntersville, North Carolina and Auburn, Alabama. This is unusual for cancer, but when it does happen, it can often help researchers discover a common cause for a disease.
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Starting in March of 2017, Jefferson began offering palliative care via telemedicine for patients at Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center. For many of these patients, travel may be difficult, or impossible, due to their condition.
Oncology nurse practitioner at Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center, Lauren McGrath shares what she has learned from her patients. Lauren works with hospitalized patients with cancer who are receiving chemotherapy, or facing complications from their disease.