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Dr wont hand over FNA results!!!!

seaspence
  • By seaspence · New reply April 16, 2014
  • Discussion in Papillary and follicular thyroid cancer (differentiated) · 25 replies
  • I just find it so strange my dr wont hand over a copy of my FNA results. Does anyone else find this worrisome? Im about to have a second FNA after the first one showed the presence of hurtle cells. Dr ...

T3 supplement and FAQ’s, an addition to the Free T guide

BiomedEE
  • By BiomedEE · New reply April 16, 2014
  • Discussion in Using targeted therapies · 19 replies
  • Be sure to read the Free T guide here first: http://www.inspire.com/groups/thyca-thyr oid-cancer-survivors-association/discuss ion/free-t-guide-to-feeling-doing-well-p ost-thyroidectomy/ T3 supplement ...

Take meds in am or pm?

Bjornhilda
  • By Bjornhilda · New reply April 16, 2014
  • Discussion in Papillary and follicular thyroid cancer (differentiated) · 21 replies
  • I'm curious to see if people take their meds in the morning or at night? Most places I've read the morning is best, but the following article is making me second guess this. http://thyroid.about.com/od/thyroiddrugs ...

Severe Hypocalcemia

juantina2b
  • By juantina2b · Posted April 16, 2014
  • Discussion in Papillary and follicular thyroid cancer (differentiated) · 0 replies
  • Ok I suffer with hypocalcemia after my thyroidectomy ... My body does not absorb oral calcium supplements... I have to have calcium infusions twice a week and take a calcium injection twice a day... Is ...

throat gurgling

debman

Blood work

bossman1
  • By bossman1 · New reply April 16, 2014
  • Discussion in Papillary and follicular thyroid cancer (differentiated) · 13 replies
  • I am going t have some blood work the third week in May. I had my thyroid removed in Jan 2014 along with 32 lymph nodes, RAI in March. I will be off of the thyroid meds for 5 days starting Monday and ...

Anyone else take weekends off from meds?

Crescent80
  • By Crescent80 · New reply April 16, 2014
  • Discussion in Papillary and follicular thyroid cancer (differentiated) · 10 replies
  • Hi- After I had the first half of my thyroid removed they found cancer and started me on synthroid at 125. The completion of TT was in February and I was prescribed levothroxine 150mg. After about six ...

Cytomel/synthroid correct dosing?

shannonwaller

A week out of surgery. Feel like Crap :(

LindaM2014
  • By LindaM2014 · New reply April 16, 2014
  • Discussion in Papillary and follicular thyroid cancer (differentiated) · 15 replies
  • So I just got out of the hospital here in England yesterday and it's been a week total since my full TT and neck dissection. Im feeling pretty run down and beaten up....Also nobody has mentioned to space ...

neck pain

debman
  • By debman · New reply April 16, 2014
  • Discussion in Papillary and follicular thyroid cancer (differentiated) · 3 replies
  • I am 3 weeks out of surgery. For the past few days, the glands on the left side of my neck are really uncomfortable. I also feel as if there is a golf ball stuck in the front of my throat. Anyone else ...

thyroid metastasis to the lungs

mamaofacancerfighter

Just begining..Advice please

Pry
  • By Pry · New reply April 15, 2014
  • Discussion in Young adults and thyroid cancer · 43 replies
  • Hi! I am happy to find this website. I am still waiting for my Thyroidectomy but I also wanna be a survivor and post it later. Is there any pre and pos-recommendations from those who had the same surgery ...

1 Year since TT and still having issues

eilo311
  • By eilo311 · New reply April 15, 2014
  • Journal · 12 replies
  • My TT was on 3/18/13, RAI on 4/11/13, Second surgery on 7/19/13 two new tumors and 5 out of 9 lymph nodes had cancer. My memory stinks, I have chest pains all the time, my body aches, I take random naps ...

Calcium question..please help

F_as_in_Farrah

New Levoxyl manufacturer

tpgnh
  • By tpgnh · New reply April 15, 2014
  • Discussion in Papillary and follicular thyroid cancer (differentiated) · 19 replies
  • Has anyone else had issues with the new Levoxl manufacturer. Other than the pills being pinker. I am feeling more tired and down since my pharmacy switched over. Feels a lot like hypothyroidism raising ...

Booked Surgery for April - Need Kind Help and Advice

Hope336
  • By Hope336 · New reply April 15, 2014
  • Discussion in Papillary and follicular thyroid cancer (differentiated) · 8 replies
  • Dear all, I just booked my surgery with Dr. Thomas Fahey of Weill Cornell and I am looking for insights and would like to hear about experiences with Dr. Fahey? Did you have central neck dissection as ...

"A wake-up call from a young e-patient: 'I need to be heard'”

John2
  • By John2 · Posted April 15, 2014
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • From: John Novack, Communications Director, Inspire 4/15/14 Dear members, I am writing to share with you a new guest column in "Scope," the Stanford University School of Medicine's medical blog: "A wake-up ...

Hypothyroid and work and disability?

CrazyHarry
  • By CrazyHarry · New reply April 15, 2014
  • Discussion in Papillary and follicular thyroid cancer (differentiated) · 5 replies
  • On Tuesday I'm having my TT and neck dissection for lymph node removal on my right side. I'm assuming that I'll be quite hypothyroid until they start medication. Anyone out there able to go back to wok ...

Recommendation for Mayo Clinic

MadelinesMom

2wks post TT- should I be feeling hyperT?

finitealright

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