I really wanted to come up with a funny title for this one, but everything sounded cheesy. The best I have is: Baby Got (Snot)Back. But then I realized it would only work if she had a nasal growth in her buttocks. Imagine that.
As horrifying as my “creative” titles may be, they aren’t as bad as this story. It serves as a tentative warning to those who bravely volunteer themselves for experimental medical surgeries and tests. Someone’s got to bite the bullet, sure, but I don’t think I could.
via New Scientist:
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A woman in the US has developed a tumour-like growth eight years after a stem cell treatment to cure her paralysis failed. There have been a handful of cases of stem cell treatments causing growths but this appears to be the first in which the treatment was given at a Western hospital as part of an approved clinical trial.