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Gynecological Cancers (other than ovarian and uterine)
Archives for January 2005
16 Year Old w/Bartholin Cancer
My 16 year old cousin was diagnosed today with Bartholin cancer. She had a biopsy on Friday and was told today it was this type of cancer. I am trying ti find a website that describes the cancer, treatment, outlook, etc. in layman's terms. I know nothing about this type of cancer and am trying to find info for her mother.…
effects of radiation
I've had 2 weeks of external radiation and feel constantly uncomfortable. I feel the need to have bowel movements but generally just have some loose stools and no relief. Has anyone found anything that helps with this?
looking for some advice
My mom is having a radical vulvectomy the first week in february. I am looking for information on what to expect afterwards. I can't really find anything on the web about pain, etc. after surgery. I am a full-time student and mother, but I will be her caretaker after surgery. I will be staying with her and commuting 3…
Loss to Cervical Cancer
I'm new at this chat/message thing. So,here goes. My Wife, my one and only Love, of 20 years passed away December 28,2004. I was her Caregiver 24/7. I had to be with her no matter what. She was my life...my universe...my reason for being. She fought a long hard battle for over 18 months. She had 24 sessions of External…
The bills after
I feel like I have beat the cancer. I had a complete hysterectomy November 1, 2004. But now I'm afraid to check the mail or answer the phone. My Insurance will not pay the hospital bills. I have work for this company for 12 years same insurance and they say they will not paid. I was off work 2 months I'm behind in my rent.…
hi to all. i hope you dont mind me joining in with the group but i would like to ask a few questions. my name is kellie, i live in west midlands (uk) .....my mum was told last march that she had a tumor in her cervix she has done 6 weeks of radiotherapy (every day) and her consultant has now given her a break from it but…
scared need informtion
I just turnd 24 and found out I have vulvacancer. My doctors said they are going to have to cut everything off down there and take skin from my stomach to put back!! I am scared of this surgery and dont know what to expect. It sounds horrible Im very scared. Will I look like a freak? How will I have boyfriend?
cervical cancer and hpv
I was recently diagnosed with cervical cancer due to hpv. Has anyone been through this? Were you still able to have children?
Hi I was just wondering if anyone has had there period or any spotting after treatment,no hysterectomy for me just radiation and chemo. I haven't had one since 9/03. 2 days ago I started spotting I just had a pap test in december and the results came back good. Just wondering if I will get my monthly back or does this seem…