cervical cancer/pain medication
I was diagnosed with cervical cancer over 2 months ago. I believed I was going through perimenopause and had a lot of bleeding, however, it got so bad I had to have a blood transfusion, and that is when the cancer was discovered. The first pap test showed pre-cancer, but there is a large tumor 9 cm by 6 cm growing on my…
Dealing with the aftermath
Now that the cancer is gone you healed up from the surgery the family members that came from out of town are packing to go home. Now it is time to deal with the aftermath of what just happen to you. Now what do you do when you really see the scars and missing parts. You know that they said you are cancer free come back for…
So tired..........is this normal??
I had wide local excision for VIN III 2 1/2 weeks ago. Everything went well and recovery has not been too uncomfortable. BUT I am so tired!!! Not just sleepy -- bone deep, so tired I can't think straight. I've also been really itchy - not at the surgical site, but everywhere else down there. Before I even knew I had VIN…
Sister just diagnosed with fallopian tube cancer
My sister found out she had cancer exactly 2 weeks ago today. It started with postmenopausal bleeding in February. She went to the Dr in late March and they did an ultrasound, found that she had a cyst on her ovary, decided to do a biopsy and keep an eye on it. She had the endometrial biopsy about 3 1/2 weeks ago. When the…
Surgery May 25th!
Getting my total hysterectomy and bladder surgery on May 25th. I am very new to this site but have already found love and support (THANK YOU). I am scared and excited at the same time. Scared because- taking these parts at any age is not fun but at 27 and your family not complete makes me want to cry again. Excited because…
recently my wife was going for internal radiation therapy and the Dr. put one of the probes up into her urinary tract into her bladder I was just wondering what or if i could take legal actions against her if it could pose possible complications with her urinary tract
Vulvar Cancer just had surgery
I just had surgery for my vulvar cancer. I had a readicale and both nodes removed. I dont know what stage I am at. They told me they would know on my next appointment. I guess it is hard just sitting here waiting to see what the next step is. I know I have vulvar cancer but that is all how bad how advanced. I wished I had…