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Home Improvement Gets Thyroid Cancer?

  Update:  OK, this is actually one of the most popular posts I have ever written.  It seems everyday someone finds it and reads it.  Why is that?  If you’re reading this, can you comment and let me know? I’m … Continue reading

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Stage 4.5

I had a doctor’s appointment on Monday afternoon.  Basically, the surgeon will remove the nodule and part of the thyroid and send a frozen section to pathology.  They will do a quick test and see if it’s cancer or not.  … Continue reading

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This is not a cancer blog

Once again, thanks again for the good wishes!  Well, the last two days have been tough.  There’s no point in pretending otherwise.  I found out Thursday night, and I was in shock.  I was not expecting this.  I was glad … Continue reading

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The biopsy found abnormal cells

The biopsy found abnormal cells, which can indicate thyroid cancer.  It’s not conclusive, so I’ll have to have surgery to know for sure.  I’ll write more when I have more details, since I haven’t talked to the doctor yet.  I … Continue reading

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About the Biopsy

First of all, thank you to everyone for your concern! And since people are concerned, I’d better explain the biopsy. A few months ago I went to the doctor for my yearly physical, and my doctor found a lump in … Continue reading

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I had a biopsy today

Today I had a biopsy on my thyroid.  I have a nodule on my right side, about the size of a ping pong ball.  The odds are very high that it’s benign, and even if it’s cancer, it would be … Continue reading

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