Honored Kid

Matthew Bryan

Matthew Bryan Kid Photo


Columbia, SC, US



Date of Diagnosis

July 2000


Passed away

Treated At

Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital Johns Hopkins Children's Center

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My Story

On July 13, 2000 my 4-yo son was diagnosed with a rare childhood liver-cancer, Hepatoblastoma but only after he had been seen by 5 different pediatricians in 6 months and diagnosed w/everything from 'viral' to 'anemic'.   The next 2 years Matthew endured 10 rounds of chemo; an 11-hour liver-resection at Johns Hopkins in Baltimore MD; multiple surgeries; radiation at Emory hospital in Atlanta; and last, brain surgery.  
Despite massive prayers, an abundance of faith and alternative treatments, Matthew passed away at 6 years old on August 25, 2002.
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