Triumph Over Adversity

U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Nicole Favuzza, 93rd Intelligence Squadron section chief of reports, receives an x-ray, Aug. 22, 2018, at San Antonio Military Medical Center, Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston, Texas. Favuzza was diagnosed with Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma, a rare and incurable form of cancer. According to the National Organization for Rare Disorders report, July 6, 2023, symptoms of ACC of the salivary glands may include numbness of the lower lip and/or other facial areas; nerve impairment causing weakness of certain facial muscles; ongoing pain; and/or other associated abnormalities. (Courtesy photo)

PHOTO BY: Tech. Sgt. Kevin Iinuma
VIRIN: 180822-F-ZZ123-1001.PNG
FULL SIZE: 3.83 MB
Additional Details

No camera details available.

IMAGE IS PUBLIC DOMAIN

Read More

This photograph is considered public domain and has been cleared for release. If you would like to republish please give the photographer appropriate credit. Further, any commercial or non-commercial use of this photograph or any other DoD image must be made in compliance with guidance found at https://www.dimoc.mil/resources/limitations, which pertains to intellectual property restrictions (e.g., copyright and trademark, including the use of official emblems, insignia, names and slogans), warnings regarding use of images of identifiable personnel, appearance of endorsement, and related matters.