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Castleman’s Disease

Castleman's Disease Castleman's disease is a very rare disorder that is often misdiagnosed. Patients with this disease have noncancerous growths that can develop in the lymph node tissue throughout the body. The growths are most often in the chest, stomach and neck. UAMS is one of the country's leading referral centers for Castleman's disease, and [...]

By | June 26th, 2015|Comments Off on Castleman’s Disease

Drug Trial for Castleman’s Gets Amazing Results

Carl Guenther was once told he had two years left to live. But a new drug treatment study led by UAMS has stretched that once-grim allotment into nine years and counting.

By | May 12th, 2014|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Names van Rhee First Scharlau Chair Recipient

Jan. 19, 2011 | Internationally known multiple myeloma researcher Frits van Rhee, M.D., Ph.D., was invested Jan. 17 as the inaugural recipient of the Charles & Clydene Scharlau Chair for Hematological Malignancies Research.

By | January 19th, 2012|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments