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Bruce’s Story

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I was diagnosed accidentally in 2001 during investigation of a single
swollen cervical node. My community oncologist at Maine Medical Center recommended chemo immediately.
A comprehensive second opinion from Dana Farber led to 15 years of asymptomatic watch and wait. In 2015 a
dramatic appearance of symptoms over 3 months led to 6 months on rituximab/bendemustine. I have been asymptomatic since.