More tests...........

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More tests...........
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Mon, 02-14-2011 - 5:33pm

Well, it seems there are more lymph nodes than normal and a few of them are larger than expected, so it's time for a biopsy. It depends on how fast they can get me into surgery to have the biggest node removed and checked. If not ASAP, then she'll settle for a needle biopsy, just to get things going. I also have nodules on my thyroid, so need to get an ultrasound of that, tomorrow. At least they're not wasting any time. She mentioned either a thyroid problem or lymphoma. I'm hoping, since thyroid problems run in my family, that it's that.

Crap, crap, crap!!!!!!

Jan


 

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Mon, 02-14-2011 - 5:37pm

Thanks for the quick update Jan!!!

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Mon, 02-14-2011 - 7:07pm
HUGS Jan I am betting this is thyroid since it runs in your family. Keeping you in my prayers every night Jan. Will be keeping those postive thoughts coming your way my dear friend.
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Mare

                                          

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Mon, 02-14-2011 - 9:39pm

Hang in there, Jan! It sounds like you are under good medical care - wishing you all the best!!

Amelia