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Jul 17, 2013 · 3 mm solid thyroid nodule. Should I be concerned? in Thyroid Cancer

I had an ultra sound done about 3 weeks ago and found a “stable” 3 mm solid hyperechoic thyroid nodule. This was a follow up from my November’s ultrasound.

I had an appt with my hormone dr last week and she seemed concerned about it being “solid” (before i think it was cystic)…… she said that my ultra sound reports were conflicting…..she has to get the radilogist to look over them again….

In the meantime, i went yesterday to my endocronologist for my regulary checkup. I asked him about the ultrasound and he said it was fine, not to worry….

my point is….i have been having trouble swallowing for sometime now and it is getting on my nerves, i have to kept something to drink with me all the time b/c i feel like im gagging. One dr is concerned and the other just basically past me off as nothing…..

should i be concerned or not? should i push the issue of further looking into this or not?

Jul 9, 2013 · Life after total thyroidectomy after papillary cancer in Thyroid Cancer

i know it is not the same but i take Armour Thyroid…hardly any side effects…been on it for almost 3 years now…still have to get it adjusted often but i have found it worked better than the othes ones….hope this helps…

Apr 11, 2013 · Thrombocytopenia in Just Want to Talk

hey, it has kinda went away but I am still brusing very easily. I can just bump into something and bruise. The hematologist says there is nothing wrong everytime I go see him even though my legs looks bad with brusies….guess I will start taking iron again to see it helps…..howr u doing?

Oct 23, 2012 · cramping with no ovaries, cervix, or uterus? in Women's Health

Mine still there sometimes but not as bad. I did have a lot of constipation after my hysterectomy. Taking fiber pills seemed to help some but it was just my body getting back in to routine after a shock if that makes any sense. Did you have a complete hyst? I am struggling now with the hormone issue along with thyroid issues.

Jun 27, 2012 · cramping with no ovaries, cervix, or uterus? in Women's Health

i do think that is in my future….i talked with my dr today who is going to start me on something called Bentyl for the stomach issues and if that doesn’t help, then something is going on. My family has an issue with colon polys so it could be that…who knows…..

thanks for the reply.

Jun 27, 2012 · cramping with no ovaries, cervix, or uterus? in Women's Health

I have had a hysterectomy almost 3 years ago due to constant female problems…..mainly my ovaries having cysts and rupturing.

Within the last month, my stomach has constantly been bloated everyday, and I am cramping alot. ( I know that this feels exactly like it would if I had my ovaries and a cyst on it)…I am nausous often.

Went to my family dr 2 weeks ago and he did some blood work and checked my kidneys….kidneys were fine…blood work showed a wbc of 3.5 and a platlet count of 128, not to mention my absolute neutrophil count as 1474. All of it is on the low side.

Could this be female related? I have always heard that ovarin cancer can cause swelling of the stomach….but i don’t have any ovaries….

any suggestions please?

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Mar 2, 2012 · Benign reactive lymphoid hyperplasia in Cancer

hey Darci73…..please tell me alittle bit more if you don’t mind. I have looked it up but idk where to start. I saw a hematologist but he said that the report came back as beniegn so he wouldn’t worry about it…………no one can tell me why i still have swollen lymph nodes and ithcing, and weight loss. The lymph nodes are in my neck, under my chin, in my groin area. My husband keep saying that I am looking like i am loosing more weight……i am eating but i am getting full quickly and have diarrhea often……

thank you for your post….

Jan 13, 2012 · breast pain in Just Want to Talk

Thanks for responding. I go next Thursday for a mamagram follow up. I have found another spot under my arm a few days ago. And last week noticed a clear discharge. It hasn’t done it again since then so i don’t know if it is just hormones making it do that or not.

I had a time last year with my lymph nodes swollen everywhere and a bioposy of the one of of my neck showed benign reactive lymphiod hyperplaisa. I still have swollen lymp nodes in my neck. Could this possibly be a swollen lymph node in my breast? I was told that i had very dense breast so i would think that it would be harder to pick up on these kind of things on a mamagram.