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    The thing that inspires me is my connection to others in the carcinoid community through my blog channelingjackieo.blogspot.com... I love life and art

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      Lirasgirl33

      Awesome! I love life and art as well. Thanks for sharing. <3

      almost 5 years ago
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    Decision Point (To pursue carcinoid syndrome diagnosis ): Had poor health and myriad of symptoms which made doctors reluctant to treat for anything

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    Procedure or Surgery (Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)): Wound became infected and had open wound care

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    Oh No (Misdiagnosed): They thought I had ovarian cancer, they opened me up and my appendix had seem to have had recurring appendicitis and grew into my abdomen, they found 3 cm carcinoid tumor in appendix that was removed