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GM

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Good news for radiation patents in Hampton roads Virginia
« on: February 12, 2006, 04:50:53 pm »
This is a duplicate posting of the article that I posted in the general section...

Here's a piece of good news for those looking at the radiation route in Hampton Roads...

I've met the new Associate Medical Director...he did my fiance's back surgery...  Dr. Steiner will not be coming to Hampton Roads but will be helping in the treatment planning..I talked to him last week conserning my AN.

Just wanted to share an article about the new Gamma Knife machine that will be installed in the Riverside Hospital here in hampton Roads Virginia:

 http://www.riverside-online.com/about_riverside/news/release121304.cfm

The machine is the newest one on the market and will be handling the Gamma Knife load this June until the University of Virginia gets their machine upgraded.

Gary
Originally 1.8cm (left ear)...Swelled to 2.1 cm...and holding after GK treatment (Nov 2003)
Gamma Knife University of Virginia  http://www.medicine.virginia.edu/clinical/departments/neurosurgery/gammaknife/home-page
Note: Riverside Hospital in Newport News Virginia now has GK!!

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Re: Good news for radiation patents in Hampton roads Virginia
« Reply #1 on: February 12, 2006, 05:32:49 pm »
Thx Gary,

Always looking for new technology, especially as I will be facing GK at some stage - hopefully later than sooner.

Larry
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Australia. Regrowth discovered
Nov 2005. Was in watch and wait mode until Dec 2008 now must do something.
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