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Did Mayo find a miracle cure?

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Medical history was made last year at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester when a clinical trial using virotherapy was a success.

Stacy Erholtz, 50, of Pequot Lakes, was one of two patients in the study who received a massive dose of the measles vaccine in an attempt to wipe out her incurable blood cancer.


After living with multiple myeloma for 10 years, Erholtz has reached full remission after receiving just one dose.

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Annie Harman
Annie Harman is a reporter for Echo Press and The Osakis Review. She grew up in Detroit Lakes and graduated from the University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire with a degree in print journalism and history in May 2012. Follow her on Twitter at annieharman
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