All is Well
Hello, Firstly, let me give a sincere, heartfelt " Thank you " to all of you who sent me a private message, or put a comment on one of my pos...
Why is totally suppressed TSH only for post thyroid cancer patients
I know that Drs often times want post thyroid cancer patients to have a suppressed TSH to keep cancer from returning. If suppressed TSH keeps...
Chemo radiation or oesophagectomy?
My father in law has been diagnosed with early stage oesophageal cancer....
The hospital rang me an hour ago to make an urgent appointment for next Tuesday, the earliest they can do. They have obviously had results fr...
Full or partial thyroidectomy
Hi all, just really interested to hear what dose of meds you are on if you've had total or partial thyroid removal. When your having your blo...
I am3 months into my treatment with Ibrutinib and Venetoclax with amazing results....
Total thyroidectomy tommorow
Hi everyone, Just wanted to say wish me luck for tommorow lol I'm feeling very anxious and scared about tommorow ' s surgery, I will do a new...
CBD and/or THC oil
Hello, my dad has had to stop treatment as he is too weak ( mostly due to not being able to swallow ) after chemo and radiotherapy. He wasn’t...
Advice for energy after thyroidectomy
Hello, I had total thyroidectomy in 2015 as I was diagnosed with cancer, I was 26 years old that time....
Thyroid Hormones and Cardiovascular Function and Diseases
We appear to be headed in the direction of cardiologists understanding more about the impact of thyroid hormones than endocrinologists. The p...
Cancer Outlook post op
So far nothing in the lymph nodes but all the doctors, surgeon, iconologist and radiologist recommend the Ivor Lewis....
Skin post TT
Hi everyone, just wondering has anyone else suffered terrible skin problems after having a total thyroidectomy....
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Unfortunately it has no relevance to patients who have experienced Ivor Lewis surgery and whose plumbing is radically different....
Merrick dog treats recalled due to elevated thyroid hormone
Probably not relevant to many readers - or their best friends - as this is USA news. However, I thought of broad interest to realise that thi...
Stomach Incision soreness
Does anyone have post-soreness in the stomach area ( what used to be stomach area ) like right on the incision? The area where your belly but...
Thyroid Cancer diagnosis has scared me!
I had a total thyroidectomy on the 16th August and I had the results on Thursday.....
NMR-based metabolomics to select a surgical method for treating papillary thyroid carcinoma
Tiny steps towards a fuller understanding of thyroid issues and treatment. Total thyroidectomy reversed some highly increased metabolites but...
The majority of us that have had an Oesophagectomy are on PPI medication. It seems to be that patients with Adenocarcinoma need PPIs the most...
New book by Paul Robinson
I'm told that Paul Robinson has just published a new book entitled " The Thyroid Patient's Manual " which is available on Amazon. In this he ...
From what I’ve read, with PBC ALP seems to continue to elevate vs decrease this substantially....
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