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Clara *. Toronto, CA
I was diagnosed with Thyroid Cancer in 2005, my total thyroidectomy in April 2006 left me without... More
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Hmmm . . . your post ended abruptly.  I'm not convinced that the timing of your surgeries has anything to do with your current complaint of dizziness.  Moreover, a hysterectomy shouldn't make you dizzy unless you're still bl
As to what could cause thyroid cancer, as much as it sucks it just happens I'm afraid. Your anorexia isn't what caused it though. Sometimes thyroid cancer is hereditary (a couple rare forms such as the one I have) and someti
Bret and Chelle's Thyroidectomie... by Jo C. Burzycki Patient ExpertHealth Maven Bret and Chelle's Thyroidectomies We left for Atlanta around 10am on Tuesday, March 29th... and I about went through the roof!! How could they have been halfway done with a thyroidectomy an hour earlier...
UCI Healthcare first in the West And California to Use DaVinci Robot for a Thyroidectomy by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven thyroidectomies, a procedure that removes the diseased gland without leaving a visible scar on the neck. Dr. Jason..., prostate and gynecologic conditions, but minimally invasive robotic thyroidectomies are new. The American...
Q&A Session at by Alvin B. Lin Medical DoctorHealth Maven I had a total thyroidectomy and total hysterectomy within two months of each other less than a year ago. I'm experiencing dizzin   Follow @alvinblin
As I've reported before, Sis has... by Jo C. Burzycki Patient ExpertHealth Maven As I've reported before, Sis has been having bad headaches since her thyroidectomy in March. We've had a full blood panel done and it came back fine so we've been stumped...
Jo's Second Surgery- Thyroidecto... by Jo C. Burzycki Patient ExpertHealth Maven Jo's Second Surgery- Thyroidectomy w/Lymph Node Dissection and Parathyroid Reimplantation. Say that one five times fast! ;) I'm going to keep the pre-surgery part short so I don't...
Okay Now ME Well let's see, I wa... by Jo C. Burzycki Patient ExpertHealth Maven Okay Now ME Well let's see, I was suppose to have my thyroidectomy on May 10th but after much thought I rescheduled it. The reason why is because it has seemed like since the adrenalectomy I have felt...
My Poor Little Girl Since the ki... by Jo C. Burzycki Patient ExpertHealth Maven My Poor Little Girl Since the kids' thyroidectomies Sis hasn't had a voice. The surgeon said he checked her vocal cords after the surgery and said everything was fine. The day after the surgery...
done (failure) by Joan H. Patient Expert Well, I have officially quit the political discussions by posting the following statement: I quit. I'm having a thyroidectomy next Thursday; my doctor thinks it's cancer...

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Treatment ... and will need to be removed, using a procedure known as a total thyroidectomy. However, sometimes it is only necessary to remove ... » Read on
Treatment ... urrent hyperthyroidism, and is known as a total, or near-total, thyroidectomy. Your specialist may recommend surgery if your ... » Read on