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I Had a Carcinoid Tumor

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    Carcinoid Tumors

    I am a 68 yr old female who was diagnosed with carcinoid tumors in 2006.  I was anemic so the doctor sent me to a gastroenteroligist and an oncologistto find out what was causing the anemia.  After an iron infusion that didn't help, the gastroenterologist did an endoscopy and...
    gramjoy4 gramjoy4 66-70 Sep 3, 2011

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    In August of 2011 I went to the ER

    for stomach pains. Scans were taken and I was told I had appendicitis. An appendectomy was scheduled and everything went as planned, or so I though. While that laparoscopic procedure was done, a tumor was found in my cecum. I was 29 years old. Weeks later, the results came back...
    BeFree619 BeFree619 31-35, F Jul 12, 2014

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    What Exactly Is A Carcinoid Tumor?

    Hello all, 27 year old female here who was just told today that the results of her colonoscopy showed a carcinoid tumor. Now, this information wasn't delivered to me by my doctor personally. He had his front office lady send me an email. All she said was that there was a...
    sapphiresky86 sapphiresky86 26-30, F Apr 12, 2013

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    Life After I Had A Carinoid Tumor Removed In My Stomach Its So Fustrating !!!!

    hello we are a heavy set male 57 yrs old and  i have been well most of my life since 2003 i had a back problem  legs thigh pain from a pinched nerve and since may of 2010  i been diagnosed with type two diabetes I got the most spider vein looking feet and they hurt to wear...
    thousang01 thousang01 56-60, M Aug 10, 2011

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