• Oh the PAIN! The Agony! Will I survive?

    Asked by CrazyHarry on Monday, July 13, 2015

    Oh the PAIN! The Agony! Will I survive?

    Well, it's that time again for checkups. And I'm getting rechecked for both my Thyroid Cancer as well as my Cancer De Butt.

    So many blood tests, injections, and even an IV for my CT with contrast.

    Next 2 weeks

    Four (4) blood draws
    3 Injections
    Swallowing a radioactive pill

    Then you have to add in my extreme case of Scanxeity

    I'm two (2) years out from the butt cancer and one (1) year for the Thyroid.

    Darn! Wasting all of my time here posting this message when I could be using the same time worrying. I need to focus!!

    15 Answers from the Community

    15 answers
    • BoiseB's Avatar

      Buckeye Shelby the 2016 Presidential Race is indeed scarier than scans. In fact when I was told I would probably live to vote in the 2016 Elections it kinda put a damper on the good news.

      about 6 years ago
    • bigjan1's Avatar

      Wishing the best for you Harry!

      about 6 years ago
    • syevans' Avatar

      I wish I could help you but i am going through the same thing. Scan is Saturday and results will be Tuesday....I am giving new meaninng to the words scaredy cat. Very hard to concentrate and sleep

      about 6 years ago

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