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Archives for December 2022
Quick background: I’m 30 yrs old, 5’8 and 140lbs i noticed chronic bloating back in August and scheduled an appointment with my gynecologist. I had a 14cm cyst but radiology and CA125 were normal. It was a suspected dermoid cyst. I had the cyst removed and pathology came back stating it was 15% malignant (germ cell). i’m…
Mental Health Support
Hello, I’m new here and seeking help. I’m a 28 yr old in remission now from Stage 3C Ovarian Cancer. I was diagnosed November of 2020 @ 26 years old. Is anyone from the Massachusetts area who have or recommends a psychiatrist or therapist who specializes with working with cancer patients/survivors? Any help would be…
Possible ovarian cancer, prior endometrial cancer
I had endometrial cancer last year, low grade and stage, only hysterectomy needed, and my ovaries looked great, so they left those in and took the tubes (pre menopause). Since then, I have had a lot of discomfort and even tried PPT which didn't help all that much, but overall, I felt pretty good by early fall except for…
Rising ca125 recurrence?
My mom diagnosed with high grade serous ovarian cancer stage 3c in October 2021 and went through neoadjuvant chemo and surgery. Her ca125 levels are now at 30 compared to 5 three months back. Should we be concerned about relapse?
Hi, is anybody or has anybody taken sulforaphane? If so what is your experience with this please?
Hi all, new member here. A summary of what I have been through so far. My doctor sent me to get a ct scan after complaining of a slight discomfort in my tummy. Scan confirmed a 5cm cyst. From there my gp referred me to a gynaecologist who recommended removal of ovaries and Fallopian tubes. Firstly she sent me for a blood…
New here and so afraid
Hello. New to this group. Have not been diagnosed yet but fear the worst. I am 60, post-menopausal. Saw a doctor a month ago after two bouts of sharp pain on my right side while running. CT shows 9.4 cm “soft tissue mass.” No other symptoms but today I got blood work back - CA 125 of 287 though CEA and CA 19-9 were at…