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You Are a Blessing

Laura Carbone, MD, MS
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On behalf of all University of Tennessee rheumatology students, residents, and fellows of Stanley B. Kaplan, past and present

From the University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN 38163.

Requests for Single Reprints: Laura Carbone, MD, MS, University of Tennessee, 956 Court Avenue, Memphis, TN 38163.

Ann Intern Med. 2009;150(4):276. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-150-4-200902170-00011
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It's been 3 years since we knew its name: “non–small-cell lung cancer with mets to the bone and pleura.” But nothing at all had changed during this time, and we were barely aware that “it” was there. After all, you were still at every clinic every day, for your patients needed you, and chemotherapy could just be scheduled around your clinics.





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