• Just got diagnosed with thyroid cancer

    Asked by Terri on Monday, September 28, 2020

    Just got diagnosed with thyroid cancer

    Now I have two cancers. How often does that happen? Anyone else?

    7 Answers from the Community

    7 answers
    • Molly72's Avatar

      Several at the same time, others one at a time.
      Some of us lose count, along with our patience and nerves!

      2 months ago
    • Terri's Avatar

      I think it is papillary. I am going to talk to oncologist today. I had a pet scan. wish me luck!

      about 1 month ago
    • meyati's Avatar

      unfortunately, many people get more than one cancer. Sometimes the chemo or radiation sets off a different type of cancer all together.

      about 1 month ago

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