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The tumor : a non-legal thriller

Author: John Grisham; Focused Ultrasound Foundation.
Publisher: Charlottesville, VA : Focused Ultrasound Foundation, [2015] ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Tumor follows the present day experience of the fictional patient Paul, an otherwise healthy 53-year-old father who is diagnosed with a malignant brain tumor. Grisham takes readers through a detailed account of Paul's treatment and his family's experience that doesn't end as we would hope. Grisham then explores an alternate future, where Paul is diagnosed with the same brain tumor at the same age, but in the  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Grisham; Focused Ultrasound Foundation.
ISBN: 9781495179402 1495179400
OCLC Number: 945437651
Description: 47, 1 unnumbered pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm
Responsibility: John Grisham.

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"The Tumor follows the present day experience of the fictional patient Paul, an otherwise healthy 53-year-old father who is diagnosed with a malignant brain tumor. Grisham takes readers through a detailed account of Paul's treatment and his family's experience that doesn't end as we would hope. Grisham then explores an alternate future, where Paul is diagnosed with the same brain tumor at the same age, but in the year 2025, when a treatment called focused ultrasound is able to extend his life expectancy." -- Amazon.com

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