Patients in cancer treatment often have other health issues that can
affect treatment and/or quality of life. Over the past 25 years, MD
Anderson has added myriad services to handle these conditions while
providing quality care for patients.
In 1889, Stephen Paget, an English surgeon and pathologist, hypothesized
that metastasis (the spread of cancer) did not occur randomly. It took
nearly a century before Isaiah Fidler came along to prove him right.
Some might call it fate. Three scientists who started their careers in
different parts of the world and come from different scientific
disciplines now work together at MD Anderson to develop new treatments