June has proven to be a pretty decent month so far for the overall markets. For three health-care stocks, the third week of the month wasn't just decent. Gains of over 25% in a matter of days probably qualify as great.

One of this week's big winners received exciting news from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Another reported promising early results from a clinical study. And yet another company is getting acquired by a rival for hefty price tag.

Which three stocks soared above the market this week? Find out by watching the slideshow below.


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