LOUISVILLE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/LOUISVILLE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Successful surgery after wrong cancer diagnosis http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58109464-68/kotelevskaya-cancer-cheek-cousin.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58109464-68/kotelevskaya-cancer-cheek-cousin.html.csp">Successful surgery after wrong cancer diagnosis</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BRUCE SCHREINER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-24T14:31:03.279-06:00">Updated Jun 24, 2014 02:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Louisville, Ky. • A Kentucky medical team has painstakingly repaired the disfiguring injuries to a woman’s face, caused by radiation treatments for a cancer she never had that caused a gaping hole in her cheek and made her an outcast in a former Soviet republic. Lessya Kotelevskaya was recovering Tuesday following the 16-hour surgery the day before at University of Louisville Hospital. Her surgeon, Dr. Jarrod Little, said the procedure to reconstruct her jawbone and cheek went according to plan....</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58109464@www.sltrib.com Tue, 24 Jun 2014 14:31:03 MDT