'Amazing journey' continues - Kristy fights ovarian cancer by living a normal life

Posted on April 23rd, 2013 by Logan Lafferty

Kristy Puetz has survived medical events that could easily sideline most people: ovarian cancer — two recurrences — liver and intestine metastases, bowel obstructions and invasive surgeries…There will be 23,000 new cases of ovarian, primary-peritoneal and fallopian-tube cancers diagnosed this year, says Karin Goodman, a Mayo Clinic ovarian-cancer nurse practitioner. Ovarian cancer will kill 15,000 women, Goodman said.

 

Post-Bulletin by Jeff Hansel

Tags: Cancer, Karin Goodman, Kristy Puetz, Ovarian Cancer, Post Bulletin, survival, Women's Health

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