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Oct 31, 2014 · Leave a Reply

Patient Story: Scott Hennen on Ulcerative Colitis and Mayo Clinic

By Margaret Shepard, Communications Associate @Margaret_Marie

Story originally posted on Sharing Mayo Clinic.

Scott Hennen, a radio talk show host from Fargo, ND, had surgery at Mayo Clinic to remove his colon, which had developed several sites with precancerous cells related to his ulcerative colitis, which was first diagnosed in 1997.

Scott had previously described his reasons for being public about his medical condition in this post. In the video below, he offers more background on his medical history and why he came to Mayo Clinic for his operation:

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