Here's My Story With Thyroid CancerFirst I was having trouble everytime I would sleep on my right side at night. It was making me cough. Since I was already hypothyroid I had an Endocrinologist. I told her so she was feeling for a lump on my neck. She finally found it and sent me for an ultrasound. It showed I had a lump so I had a biopsy. She thought it would be benign because most lumps like these are. But at my next appointment she told me I had thyroid cancer. I am a Christian women and was very calm with the news. I just prayed to the Lord and lifted my problem to him to take care of me. I was so calm about it my family and friends could not beliive it! I had surgery on Jan 16/12 and went on a low iodine diet and then had Rai (Radio active iodine) treatment on March 28/12. I was in the ba
Well it is a year tomorrow since surgery and all is well so far. I have had a few appointments to check my bloodwork and calcium levels and I'm doing fine so far. If you have any questions I may be able to answer for you so go ahead and ask.
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smileyhappy 46-50, F 6 Responses 0 Jan 15, 2013