Hello everyone (sad update)

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Hello everyone (sad update)

I have been away for quite some time, but it has been a rough 6 months.

In my quest to have one more baby, I switched Doctors to a great PhD just out of Med school.
He ran a bunch of tests, and then more tests.
When all the testing was done, it came back that I had endometrial cancer.
I had my tubes, uterus, cervix and a bunch of lymph nodes removed, as well as all my hopes of getting pregnant ever again.
I am cancer free, but still not in a very good place.
Thank you all for all the wonderful support I got here, and I wish you all the best of luck with fulfilling your baby dreams.

Lily2006's picture
Joined: 05/16/11
Posts: 896

Giant, giant hugs to you, hun. I am so sorry to read your update Sad I hope the road to recovery is able to bring you some peace in the future. :bighug:

grovey2's picture
Joined: 04/08/08
Posts: 938

(((( hugs))) Very big ones...

AnnaRO's picture
Joined: 07/06/08
Posts: 7033

I am so very sorry to hear that! :comfort: I am so glad to know that you are cancer free and so very sorry that you've lost so much. Please let me know if there is any way that I can help at all. Please don't hesitate to come here and vent/scream/cry and just use us as support. We are all here for you.

stacymh's picture
Joined: 03/16/10
Posts: 1807

I am so sorry that you are going through this. Thankfully, you are cancer free, but at such a huge price. Like Anna said, if you need to vent or anything, let us be your ears. Sending thoughts and prayers your way.

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Joined: 01/31/02
Posts: 3212

Adding my thoughts and prayers for you as well. I am grateful that they were able to eradicate the cancer and I'm glad that you were able to catch it at a stage where that was possible. Still, I am so incredibly sorry as I know you are heartbroken to find this dream stripped away. In time, if it is what you want, I hope that another door opens and you are able to find another path towards parenthood.

(((((((((HUGS)))))))))) Please know we'd love to hear from you any time.

~Missy (missyj@pregnancy.org)

Alissa_Sal's picture
Joined: 06/29/06
Posts: 6427

:lurk:

I'm so sorry that you had to go through all of that, and that you had to put aside your dream of having another baby. Like Missy, I hope that if you want to, later, you will be able to find a different path. You will be in my thoughts.

:bigarmhug: