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Nightline #882230

ABC Special for Wednesday, Jan 16, 2008

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  • Taped segments with Cynthia McFadden (ABC), Morgellons disease patient Anne Dill‡, St. Lukes-Roosevelt Hospital Chief of Dermatology Dr. Vincent DeLeo, biologist Mary Leitao‡, Oklahoma State University Dr. Randy Wymore, Oklahoma State University Dr. Rhonda Casey, Morgellons disease patient Sarah Dill‡, and Tulsa Police Crime Lab forensic scientist Ron Pogue‡ re: individuals’ efforts to have their medical symptoms diagnosed as a legitimate disease.
  • Taped segment with John Donvan (ABC), Charlie Trotter’s Master Chef Charlie Trotter, chef Grant Achatz‡, and University of Chicago Medical Center Dr. Everett Vokes re: Chicago’s Alinea restaurant founder Grant Achatz, who has recently undergone radiation treatments after being diagnosed with tongue cancer.
  • Reporter(s):
    McFadden, Cynthia;
    Donvan, John

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