10:13 am
Fri August 2, 2013

Siblings Who Removed Stomachs To Prevent Cancer Share Their Story

The Walsh family. Beth Lambert, in a Patriots sweatshirt, and her brother, Mike Walsh, middle, removed their stomachs to prevent cancer, which had killed their brother and mother.
Credit Courtesy of Walsh family

A brother and sister with a family history of cancer joined Greater Boston to talk about finding out that they had a rare, cancer-causing gene mutation and deciding to remove their stomachs to decrease their odds of developing the disease.  


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