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    Cystic fibrosis and lung transplant

    Nicole Tipton 63x63 pxKentucky’s youngest double lung transplant recipient finds life, and hope

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    Giant cell tumor

    Nicole Upchurch 63x63High school soccer player finds answers, treatment for rare bone tumor

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    High-risk pregnancy and premature birth

    misty-thompson-thumbUK doctor was diagnosed with HELLP syndrome, the only cure was delivery

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    Duodenal atresia and annular pancreas

    misty-thompson-thumbPrenatal ultrasound revealed bowel blockage, neonatal surgery was the answer

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    Premature birth

    Dawn Nelson iconPrematurely born at 26 weeks, defies all odds

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