Patty’s Story(3:37 min)

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The stigma and the embarrassment took over until I just had to tell people.

Patty didn’t tell anyone she had cervical cancer until the day before her surgery. (Courtesy of the Foundation for Women’s Cancer, formerly the Gynecologic Cancer Foundation.)

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