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I Had a Carcinoid Tumor

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 10 People

    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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    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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    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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    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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    To start this experience off, yes I did take sleeping pills because I hadn’t slept in 3 days straight and I was to the point of exhaustion and my stress levels from my occupation...
    paganknight72 paganknight72 41-45, M Mar 19

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    I received a letter from the Calgary City police about 2 days after I returned home from my over night stay at the hospital. They said they were now in possession of all my...
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    I hadn't been with my boyfriend long when I found out I was pregnant. I booked the abortion in a panic before I had even told him. I had been on certain medication that could...
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    I was in homeroom, age 14. I had my period for about 6 months by then. Despite being on a normal cycle, my period decided to come a bit early that month. I was sitting at my desk...
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    Published on Dec 1, 2013Reba McEntire -- If I Had Only KnownSongwriters: MORRIS, CRAIG / STANFIELD, JANAIf I had only knownIt was the last walk in the rainI'd keep you out for...
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    I had someone once, she had all the qualities of a friend I could ever hope for at present that I never appreciated in the past. The girl was sweet, we were most of the time...
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    I don't like to classify. It,sometimes,for me can lead to a closed mind. I was living an extremely intense life style. I only had one goal and that was daily oblivion. All this...
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    Like many here I too had an affair with a married man... He was my boss and he was gorgeous. I had just gotten out of a terrible relationship and a close friend of mine had...
    0Mischa0 0Mischa0 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 19

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    This story is about me and my journey that got me to this point. I'll start right from the beginning. It all started when I missed my period. This had happened to me in my life...
    Neha3 Neha3 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 20

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    Ginkofishin Ginkofishin 18-21, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    I'll start when my mom was pregnant with my sisters but you see my sisters had a different father but their father has always been cheating on my mother but she made herself endure...
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    *This is going to be a long post, so please bear with me, thanks :-) So, I have had a bit of a dilemma the last few months and would like some advice. I have had this friend, a...
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    Doing it My way! In restropect I wish I had not I would have heeded my Parents advice and not married young or married my first wife. I worked too hard for the family only to...
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