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Medical Animation: Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma

The lymphatic system is part of the body’s immune system, which is responsible for keeping the body free of disease. ...

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Medical Animation: Acute Myeloid Leukemia

Inside the hollow area of the bones is a spongy core called bone marrow. It is here, that stem cells ...

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Medical Animation: Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia

Inside the hollow area of the bones is a spongy core called bone marrow. It is here, that stem cells ...

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St. Louis Blues Superfan With Rare Illness Given Stanley Cup Ring By Team

Laila Anderson has HLH a disease that results in her body making too many immune cells. But she hasn't let ...

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St. Louis Teen Won't Let What Some Call a Disadvantage Slow Him Down

Brandon suffered a stoke in 2018 at age 17. He was hospitalized for a month. Therapy helped him build back ...

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Young Bone Marrow Patient Says Thank You to Children’s Hospital Staff

Bone marrow transplant patient Ivan wants to make sure everyone knew how much the doctors and nurses at St. Louis ...

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Medical Animation: Hodgkin Lymphoma

The lymphatic system is part of the body’s immune system. The lymph nodes throughout the body are connected by a ...

Patient Stories

Team Spirit Fuels the Fight of Her Life: The Real Story Behind Laila and the Blues

In January, the idea of the St. Louis Blues playing for the Stanley Cup seemed far-fetched considering the team was ...

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A Sister's Gift Saves Her Brothers

The Rankins’ bustling household includes four children: Camry, 15; Camren, 13; Camari, 11; and Camar, 6. With the mix of ...