Items Tagged ‘Dr. Pamela Kempert’

January 16, 2013

ALL (Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia)

By Cooper430 Cooper430

My 2 and a half year old son woke up one morning with a fever and a red, swollen eye. After a trip to his pediatrician we were told he had pink eye. The nexy day the infection was worse, and so was his fever, so we took him back to his doctor where we […]

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Tags: acute lymphoblastic leukemia, Dr. Pamela Kempert, Dr. Theodore Bruce Moore, Mattel Children's Hospital UCLA, patient stories

January 12, 2013

Wilms Tumor-Pediatric Cancer

By atiana19 atiana19

When Gianna was 3 months old we noticed that one leg was longer and slightly fatter than the other. After a visit to the emergency and to her Pediatrician they confirmed it was Hemihypertrophy…which by itself is not dangerous but is associated with a type of cancer called Wilms Tumor. We were told not to […]

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Tags: cancer, Dr. Pamela Kempert, Mattel Children's Hospital UCLA, patient stories, Wilms Tumor