My new favorite word is benign. Say it with me: benign. It’s a little choppy and doesn’t really flow off the tongue; there may be too many syllables for the length. 1,527 more words
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There are different types of Astrocytoma but I have not exactly been told what mine is.
What is it?
Astrocytomas are tumours that arise from astrocytes, astrocytes are star shaped cells that make up the “glue-like” or supportive tissue of the brain and spinal cord. 987 more words
I believe that God has done a miracle for me. Yet again.
Now, I have a tumor marker going through the roof and an unexpected weight loss and a tumor lighting up on a PET scan and pain on my side where the tumor is and every doctor I’ve seen has been sure the tumor is cancerous, and I even went in for the radiation work-up and have two full weeks of radiations scheduled – starting Monday at 3 pm – and there’s a follow up scheduled with my oncologist to talk about chemotherapy. 550 more words