Msapp's Journey with Thyroid Cancer

Survivor: Thyroid Cancer

Patient Info: Finished active treatment less than 5 years ago, Diagnosed: over 8 years ago, Female, Age: 47

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    • Msapp
    • Experience with Thyroid Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

    I didn't have any symptoms. I found out because I had a cyst on my neck and it was then tested.

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    • Msapp
    • Experience with Thyroid Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    After surgery I had a two week recovery. Then a few weeks later I had the radiation treatment.

    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Msapp
    • Experience with Thyroid Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Radiative treatment

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I had to spend a week secluded in a hotel from everyone.

    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Msapp
    • Experience with Thyroid Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Internal radiation

    Radiation

    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

    Painless Experience: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Msapp
    • Experience with Thyroid Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Finished treatment

    Celebration

    I got through everything with flying colors. Thank God

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