Stillsmiling20's Journey with Granulosa Cell Tumor

Survivor: Ovarian and Fallopian Tube Cancer > Stromal Tumor > Granulosa Cell Tumor

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: 3 months ago, Female, Age: 57, Stage IA

  1. 1
    about 1 month ago
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    Just Diagnosed

    Oh No

    2/5. Diagnosed with ovarian cancer, GCT, malignant potential the doctor said... I thought “potential? Nothing to worry about” then she said I would be seeing an oncologist and the next step would be a hysterectomy and I realized it wasn’t potential, it was malignant...

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  2. 2
    about 1 month ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Right ovary was removed on January 31. On Feb. 4th emergency surgery for a herniated bowel, a complication

    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  3. 3
    about 1 month ago
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    Laparoscopic hysterectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    I’m going in today for staging surgery: robotic hysterectomy, removal of left ovary and Fallopian tube, sampling of omentum, visualization of lymph nodes... I’m confident the surgery will go well and scared of what pathology will reveal. I have pain in my right hip and am wondering what that means....

    Went as Expected: Not Specified
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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