Help Cure Children with Cancer in Tanzania

 
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Help Cure Children with Cancer in Tanzania

Help Cure Children with Cancer in Tanzania
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Veronica and her family

Veronica and her family
Veronica Topiasi, 9, sits on her hospital bed with her mother and little sister during her stay at Bugando Hospital in Tanzania. Veronica is one of hundred of children battling the aggressive childhood cancer Burkitt's Lymphoma. (view small | med | large | orig)

Burkitt's Lymphoma is curable

Burkitt's Lymphoma is curable
Veronica Topiasi, was admitted to Bugando Hospital in Tanzania after developing a large tumor in her jaw. She was diagnosed with Burkitt's Lymphoma, an aggressive childhood cancer, and after several treatments the tumor was already beginning to shrink. (view small | med | large | orig)

Thank you!

Thank you!
Photo from Progress Report 'Cure Children with Cancer in Tanzania Final Report' (view small | med | large | orig)

Veronica with her mother and little sister.

Veronica with her mother and little sister.
Photo from Progress Report 'IMA Taking on Cancer in Tanzania' (view small | med | large | orig)

Agnes after receiving treatment.

Agnes after receiving treatment.
Photo from Progress Report 'Saving Agnes' (view small | med | large | orig)

Before Treatment

Before Treatment
Photo from Progress Report 'JOSEPH'S STORY' (view small | med | large | orig)

After Treatment

After Treatment
Photo from Progress Report 'JOSEPH'S STORY' (view small | med | large | orig)

Sada with her sister Aisha

Sada with her sister Aisha
Photo from Progress Report 'The Challenges of Receiving Burkitt's Lymphoma Treatment' (view small | med | large | orig)

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Organization

IMA World Health

New Windsor, MD, United States
http://www.imaworldhealth.org

Project Leader

Christopher Glass

New Windsor, Maryland United States

Where is this project located?

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