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January 18, 2011 in City
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Tony Lamanna rests in his Deaconess Medical Center bed on Jan. 11, a few days after receiving a dose of his own stem cells to battle a rare plasma cancer. Dr. Hakan Kaya administers the treatment that patients once had to travel to Seattle to receive.