Name: Shawna (rukidding)
Member Since: April 9, 2011
Location: Modesto, California
Birthday: September 28, 1969
Profile: Cancer Fighter
Type of Cancer: Thyroid Cancer
Medical Term for the Type of Cancer: Metastatic Papillary Carcinoma
Diagnosis Date: February 26, 2011
What I Hate Most About Cancer: I'm afraid I'm going to die...
What I Have Learned From Cancer: Nothing positive yet...
Things My Supporters Can Do To Help: Offer hope and encouragement...
Metastasized? Where?: Lymph nodes and ???
Thyroid Cancer symptoms: Fatigue, cough, hoarseness, transient difficulty swallowing, sore throat, nausea, change in bowel habits
Surgery Description, Dates & Side Effects: Thyroidectomy with neck dissection scheduled May 9, 2011