12 Oct '17, 5pm

Tennessee National Guard fulfills wish for boy with cancer:

Tennessee National Guard fulfills wish for boy with cancer:

JACKSON, Tenn. - Members of the Tennessee Army National Guard's 1/230th Assault Helicopter Battalion, out of Jackson, conducted an orientation flight on Tuesday for Wesley McCall, a teen who is terminally ill. Wesley, 16, was diagnosed with glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) grade four in May of this year. He also previously suffered from craniopharyngioma when he was only three years old. That tumor was removed by St. Jude Children's Hospital in 2004, but Wesley has continued doing regular check-ups since that time. According to the American Brain Tumor Association website, GBM tumors are highly malignant because they reproduce quickly and are supported by a large network of blood vessels. Only about three percent of childhood brain tumors are GBMs. GBMs are difficult to treat because the tumors contain many different types of cells. Some cells respond to certain therapies, wh...

Full article: http://www.nationalguard.mil/News/Article/1340434/tenness...

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