New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
[ << Previous Thread | Next Thread >> ]

lilac7
Regular Member


Date Joined Nov 2013
Total Posts : 230
   Posted 3/30/2015 12:21 AM (GMT -7)   
smhair so surprisingly this site has a breast cancer group but not lung cancer. Anyway, what kind of pains you get as initial symptoms? I have been tested for breast cancer but it was clear, now facing a threat of lung cancer. Which is terrifying like any other cancer, except that it has very little hope of survival compared to other cancers. I think I just don't want to find out it's happening or not. How do you deal with these 'mood' during treatment? Well I got a chest CT scan done, I was just about to finish a TB treatment but chest pain is still here. In the scan an opacity was visible. But the dr. said it could be some post-TB scar or inflammation or something. After that I've been having more pain. And I am so pissed off I just don't want to go and get checked. Of course, a biopsy is required, but I don't know if it can damage the lung or something. being sick sucks!

sherbear46
Forum Moderator


Date Joined Jun 2011
Total Posts : 3316
   Posted 3/30/2015 6:16 AM (GMT -7)   
I don't have any information for you but I just wanted you to know I am thinking of you.

Being sick does suck but not knowing what is going on is bad too. I would think lung cancer would be easier to treat the earlier on you catch it. Though terrifying for you, I would do what you need to do to find out what is going on.
Moderator UC and Breast Cancer forums
Sheri-42 years old

Diagnosed UC/IBS April 2009-Left sided Jan 2013 Endo showed gastritis and Colonoscopy showed only 2 cm of rectal inflammation
Diagnosed in Jan 2013 with Chronic Uticartia

Meds-2 Lialda, Dexilant, Allegra, Singulair, Vitamin D3, Hydroxyzine (as needed), probiotics, Canasa 3 x week

lilac7
Regular Member


Date Joined Nov 2013
Total Posts : 230
   Posted 3/31/2015 12:39 AM (GMT -7)   
sherbear thank you. you are right. i think i am just tired of it all. been struggling for two years with illness. anyway i'll be seeing a specialist soon. i am just feeling really down and lazy.
New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
Forum Information
Currently it is Sunday, December 17, 2017 8:16 PM (GMT -7)
There are a total of 2,906,602 posts in 318,977 threads.
View Active Threads


Who's Online
This forum has 158316 registered members. Please welcome our newest member, WhiteWalker.
356 Guest(s), 12 Registered Member(s) are currently online.  Details
Kirky98, notsosicklygirl, LymePickle, Gretchen1, island time, Wilderness, eldonkey, Hep 97, Girlie, ks1905, momem3, GeorgeCastanza