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ultrasound price & a Endo that can do ultrasound in his office in San Diego

dancefox

Has anyone refused RAI? Or had an OK experience with it?

jpomonkey

RAI effects on taste?

TRU-_-SUGAR

1 week countdown

mamabananas

soooooo tired, like every cell in my body exausted

SUNEE
  • By SUNEE · Posted 7:02 am
  • In Papillary and follicular thyroid cancer (differentiated) · 7 replies
  • I know this topic is far from new. It has been 2 years since my surgeries. I am on my 4th endo. This one seems really good. She did a ton of bloodwork and even did a pituitary mri scan to make sure I ...

scar

sparkle64
  • By sparkle64 · Posted yesterday at 11:02 pm
  • In Papillary and follicular thyroid cancer (differentiated) · 9 replies
  • http://www.inspire.com/usr_res/sparkle64 /img/photo/12564/ My scar after 7 days, anyone else like to share? it is very itchy a little black and blue and about 2 inches bigger than expected but not horrid ...

Best thyroid cancer center in US

Kentucky-girl

Soy products

Slex
  • By Slex · Posted yesterday at 9:43 pm
  • In Papillary and follicular thyroid cancer (differentiated) · 4 replies
  • I had my surgery three weeks ago and started synthroid the day after the surgery. Does anyone know if it is okay to eat soy yoghurt every day as long as I wait 4 hours after taking my medicine? Vicki ...

Swollen Tongue

dprevis1

after the body scan

lilysan
  • By lilysan · Posted yesterday at 8:06 pm
  • In Papillary and follicular thyroid cancer (differentiated) · 5 replies
  • I was diagnosed with TC end of 2013 had full removal of the thyroid on Jan 2014 had the Radiation Iodine April 2014. I received a call from the doctor today stating that the scan showed some uptake from ...

Is Tracer dose necessary

anne73
  • By anne73 · Posted yesterday at 7:08 pm
  • In Papillary and follicular thyroid cancer (differentiated) · 3 replies
  • My Endo is not doing a tracer dose. He did not even give the option. Is Tracer dose beneficial? I had PTC and also werthern like thyroid, which they saw only after openning up. He is sending me directly ...

Alternative Medicine?!

purplesaturn

Frequency of dr appointments with TT but no RAI

Lantz
  • By Lantz · Posted yesterday at 3:27 pm
  • In Papillary and follicular thyroid cancer (differentiated) · 2 replies
  • I am coming up on a year since my TT (June 6th). I chose to opt out of RAI and just observe. I had 3 lymph nodes come back positive for cancer and have Tall cell. I have seen my endocrinologist once since ...

LID-RIce Question

Tsafko
  • By Tsafko · Posted yesterday at 2:28 pm
  • In Papillary and follicular thyroid cancer (differentiated) · 5 replies
  • Question, have read varying discussions regarding RICE on the LID diet. I noted that Mahatma Jasmine is enriched but not with anything that looked like it contained Iodine. Thyca cookbook says rice is ...

Surgery next week for thyroid nodule w/Hurthle cells. Anxious for answers

Reeree828
  • By Reeree828 · Posted yesterday at 2:16 pm
  • In Papillary and follicular thyroid cancer (differentiated) · 2 replies
  • Hi there, I'm a 43 year-old mother of two (and grandmother), heading in for surgery next week and letting anxiety about the results take up too much of my time and energy. I've been reading a lot of posts ...

diagnosis to surgery

mamabananas

rai and children

mamabananas

On this journey again....

kimbrown0827

Need surgeon/endo recommendations- Ohio

KPal
  • By KPal · Posted yesterday at 9:53 am
  • In Papillary and follicular thyroid cancer (differentiated) · 9 replies
  • Hello!, I was diagnosed with papillary thyroid cancer over a year ago now and have since had a thyroidectomy, rai, ect. In two months I need to move from Long Island, NY to Canfield, OH (near Youngstown ...

Has anyone had to endure 3 FNAs????

seaspence
  • By seaspence · Posted yesterday at 9:38 am
  • In Papillary and follicular thyroid cancer (differentiated) · 14 replies
  • Went back to the Dr yesterday and he's sending me in for a 3rd fna in a few months? This seems to me to be verging on ridiculous. Has anyone here had to have 3 or more. My first biopsy was insufficient/nondiagnostic ...

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