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    Oh No (Cancer is back/Recurred ): More like Oh XXX. Not a true recurrence - more like they missed some the first time. Probably facing another surgery and radiation.

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    Procedure or Surgery (Ultrasound & whole body RAI scan): Went off medicine. XXX on earth. Low iodine diet really difficult. Extensive side effects. Results didn't help.

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    Decision Point: Moved out of state.

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    Drug or Chemo Therapy (Thyroid hormone at high dose for TSH suppression ): 300 mcg synthroid for the rest of my life.

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    Radiation (Internal radiation): 150 mc RAI.

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    Procedure or Surgery (Surgery): Total thyroidectomy. 10 lymph nodes removed, all positive.