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I Will Have Surgery

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    Just Keeps Getting Better

    Well it's official... I have a tumor in the thyroid and it needs to come out. Yesterday they were kind enough to take this lovely camera and, going through my nose, took a look at my vocal cords and such.  I will have a biopsy and sonogram, hopefully next week to...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 5 Responses Nov 21, 2007

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    Surgery On July 2

    If you ever need surgery don't pick two days before a national, summer holiday. I am having a hard time finding anyone to help me get thre, get home, or stay with me for a day or two. I am getting a lap band. I think it is my chance to get healthier and weigh...
    cattiva cattiva 41-45, F 1 Response Jun 5, 2009

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    Scared Of What'S To Come.

    My husband and I found out a few weeks ago that I have some pretty weird heart problems. I'm almost 20 years old and have something only ever seen in people 90 years+. I'm also 39 weeks pregnant. The doctors don't really know what to do since this has never been seen before, I...
    SarahLester SarahLester 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 23, 2013

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    Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) -

    battery will be ready for replacement in about six months. And every 5 to 7 years for the rest of my life.
    Eastsidegirl101 Eastsidegirl101 36-40, F 1 Response Dec 15, 2013

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    Yep in about 9 hours.

    I have 40 minutes left where I can eat. I broke my radius. I made it 40 years without any broken bones. The worst part is that I won't be able to ride for 6 weeks or longer.
    Dartanian Dartanian 36-40, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Tomorrow I will have my first surgery

    (hopefully last too). It's not a major or complicated surgery, it's a minor one but nonetheless it's still a surgery so yep, I'm very nervous!! The surgery is Septoplasty. I have a crooked nose so it will straighten it out. This surgery has great benefits for my health as I've...
    lifetime201 lifetime201 16-17, M 3 Responses Aug 26

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    In the waiting room about to have a drill bit

    removed from my hand. It's been in there for 4 months and did not come out on its own.
    thisisdave thisisdave 31-35, M Jul 15

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    The pressure of my heart is getting high again.

    The doctor scheduled me to have another appointment in 4 moths to see if the pressure keeps getting higher. If it is then I have to have a mitral valve replacement. It's a very scary thing. My husband keeps saying everything is gonna be okey. I really hope so. I lift...
    Sunshineme Sunshineme 31-35, F May 8

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    Not Sure When??

    I always knew that I needed to get my knees fixed at some point, but now my shoulder is in increadible pain and my rotator cuff injury from about two and a half years ago seems to have returned. Not really sure how, but it's been getting worse everyday. I'm falling apart slowely...
    SoMuchToSay SoMuchToSay 31-35, M 3 Responses Jul 20, 2008

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    Sept 26

    going to have 1 and possibly as many as 6 biopsy's to figure out if I have cancer.......................fun times
    mailmanshadow mailmanshadow 51-55, M 2 Responses Sep 19, 2011

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    http://health.clevelandclinic.

    org/2014/01/greater-number-diseases-now-attributed-to-smoking/
    cronin43 cronin43 51-55, F Mar 14

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    Really Bad Timing!

         Next Saturday, I'm going to have an eye surgery, it's not complicated or anything but it's really a bad timing cuz I was planning on travelling on 17th of august. Now I don't know what to do, this travel is really important cuz finally I'll start living with...
    Flona Flona 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 3, 2009

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    It's just normal everyday! I don't always like it, but... Life isn't all you might want it to be everyday!
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    /So this is *hopefully* the last story I write that is revolved around my hearing./ Yesterday I went to see my ENT for my 2 month post op (which was really more of 2 1/3 month...
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    I have had stage 3 HS for 11 years now. When It first showed up I was so embarrassed I didn't tell anyone I was living in South Carolina at the time in foster so it wasn't like I...
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    I have had bronchiectasis since I was 7 but wasn't diagnosed til I was 27. I have been to 4 different hospitals trying to figure out what it was. The doctors thought maybe CF but...
    kkrosen1 kkrosen1 36-40 Sep 19

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    EDIT ; 2014/09/07 : I showed it to another doctor and he said I don't have this, thanks gosh. I have it too sadly :( I was checked a couple of days ago by an ENT specialist...
    Zulwarn Zulwarn 22-25, M 1 Response Sep 5

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    I am a 28 year old mother of two young children and a wife. In February of this year 2014 I was rushed into surgery do to CES. The surgery took care of the back and right leg pain...
    korinne44 korinne44 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 17

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    Myself and my partner have been very lucky and have 3 amazing kids, when we decided 2&a half years ago to try for another it was a very exciting moment for us all. But as time...
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    darktippedrose darktippedrose 26-30, F 7 Responses Sep 3

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    I've just been told I "probably" have Endometriosis. I've got an appointment with a gynecology team on Friday where we will book for me to have surgery to see the extent of it etc...
    Peculiarpianist Peculiarpianist 22-25, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    ok i'm 21 years old i still go By my given name yes i'm a at home house wife yes i know he was gay from the get go we started it off as high school friends when we started college...
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    I was born with a lazy eyelid on my right eye. I had four surgeries from when I was a baby to when I was five. I'm 15 now. I absolutely hate my eye. I can open it but it's still...
    crookedteethteen crookedteethteen 13-15, F Sep 13

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    I been suffering from this disease for years now.. I was 13 when it started. All I want you to know and to never forget is that you are not alone. Apart from that our pain will...
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    It's because I am mentally ill. There really isn't any other explanation besides that. I am mentally ill and no one wants to deal with it. Well, guess what? I DO. Yes, me. I DEAL...
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    Its true. it will only make me stronger as a person. It might not be pleasant but at least in the end i will have gained something from it.
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    I met him four years ago, we never grew up together so I didm;t see him for what he was: my cousin. Yes I know, gross ******. I know. I know. I always knew. But I have accepted the...
    danee012 danee012 18-21, F Sep 3

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    I Have a Broken Heart I met him four years ago, we never grew up together so I didn’t see him for what he was: my cousin. Yes I know, gross. I know. I know. I always knew. But I...
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