• Thycan
    • Experience with Follicular Variant (als...
    11 months ago
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    Support Post Thyroid Cancer

    Other Care

    Greetings, Abby Melendez here. I'm 20 years out and, along with my husband Miguel, we facilitate ThyCa Long Island, NY.; a ThyCa af...

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    • Thycan
    • Experience with Follicular Variant (als...
    11 months ago
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    Internal radiation

    Radiation

    100 Mci of RAI, isolated in hospital two and a half days

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    Painless Experience: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Thycan
    • Experience with Follicular Variant (als...
    11 months ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Had a PT in November of 1998 and a completion in January of 1999.

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    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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    • Thycan
    • Experience with Follicular Variant (als...
    11 months ago
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    Just Diagnosed

    Oh No

    I was diagnosed with follicular variant of papillary carcinoma in November 1998 after a partial thyroidectomy.

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    • Nae2667
    • Experience with Thyroid Cancer
    12 months ago
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    Ultrasound with a abnormal and enlarged lymph node

    Oh No

    Initial results showed no metastatic carcinoma. Got the second results back today. Basically they will have to decide if they need t...

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    • Nae2667
    • Experience with Thyroid Cancer
    12 months ago
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    Milestones

    I hit 5 years cancer free this past August.

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    • Beckymd
    • Experience with Papillary Carcinoma, T...
    about 1 year ago
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    Misdiagnosed

    Oh No

    I was misdiagnosed with a micro cancer and never receiver further treatment. Just found out a second pathology report determined it ...

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    • MarciaLynn
    • Experience with Papillary Carcinoma...
    over 1 year ago
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    Finished treatment

    Celebration

    Thyroid cancer gone, no more treatments just close monitoring.

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    • MarciaLynn
    • Experience with Papillary Carcinoma...
    over 1 year ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Surgery April 2018 after to remove thyroid cancer tumors in Thyroid Bed.

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    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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    • MarciaLynn
    • Experience with Papillary Carcinoma...
    over 1 year ago
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    Radioactive Iodine

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Treatment with radioactive iodine followed surgery first time (2003); surgery after Lymphoma treatment completed in April 2018 to re...

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    Easy to Do: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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    • MarciaLynn
    • Experience with Papillary Carcinoma...
    over 1 year ago
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    Cancer is back/Recurred

    Oh No

    Diagnosed recurrence of Thyroid Cancer during treatment for Lymphoma. Originally had Thyroid Cancer in 2003.

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    • Mslalae319
    • Experience with Papillary Carcinoma...
    over 1 year ago
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    Internal radiation

    Radiation

    I wasn't aware of the small changes like taste of certain foods, smells, and cravings. I had a few skin reactions and challenges wi...

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    Painless Experience: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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