Juliana was adopted from Minsk, Belarus when she was 20 months old, the youngest of 6 siblings to be adopted. Juliana's siblings were also adopted. Everything was perfect until February 18, 2007 when Juliana and her family found a "bump" under her right arm. The bump turned out to be a swollen lymph node and we discovered the next day at the pediatrician's office that she also had a tumor on her right forearm. After x-rays and an MRI, we received that awful call from the doctor--it appeared the tumor was cancerous and that it had metastasized to the lymph node. Juliana was diagnosed with stage 3, group 3 Alveolar Rhabdomyosarcoma on 3/7/07 she endured She had 6 weeks of radiation therapy and 14 rounds of chemotherapy. She was cancer free for 3 years until she relapsed for the first time on 3/17/11 and received another 12 rounds of chemotherapy…Read More
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