Publisher: Survvivornet

Tennessee Med School Student Volunteers for In-Class Ultrasound And Is SHOCKED When His Classmates Discover He Has Cancer

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Abraham Almatari began medical school thinking he would go into orthopedics. But after a first-year lesson led to his kidney cancer diagnosis, he knew urology was where he belonged. Almatari was in an ultrasound lab during his first year at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center when he volunteered to undergo an abdominal scan.