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(30,805 posts)
Tue Sep 27, 2022, 01:52 PM Sep 2022

I have had the bronchoscopy.

I am leaving soon for a pulmonary function test. I will have a referral to Madison about a resection of the left lower lobe of my lung. All they are doing is testing and not treating and I am terrified. I will die before they treat me, even though my cancer has not yet spread.

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I have had the bronchoscopy. (Original Post) murielm99 Sep 2022 OP
... SheltieLover Sep 2022 #1
You are in my prayers LetMyPeopleVote Sep 2022 #2
Thank you. murielm99 Sep 2022 #3
I'm sorry XanaDUer2 Sep 2022 #4
Oh my sympathies. I had what they call visually assisted thoracic surgery Walleye Sep 2022 #5
Sending prayers and support to you. gademocrat7 Sep 2022 #6
Steel yourself blm Sep 2022 #7
I'm keeping you in my prayers. brer cat Sep 2022 #8
Try to stay strong. Praying for you. LoisB Sep 2022 #9


(146,217 posts)
2. You are in my prayers
Tue Sep 27, 2022, 01:55 PM
Sep 2022

I was thinking about you yesterday when we did the prayer for healing at the High Holy Day services.


(31,208 posts)
5. Oh my sympathies. I had what they call visually assisted thoracic surgery
Tue Sep 27, 2022, 02:34 PM
Sep 2022

It turned out to be not too bad, but my nodule was benign. I know how you feel though. I didn’t know until they took it out that it wasn’t cancer. Try to keep your spirits up. I know it’s impossible

brer cat

(24,691 posts)
8. I'm keeping you in my prayers.
Tue Sep 27, 2022, 03:28 PM
Sep 2022

This waiting and endless testing must be very hard on you. I hope they are coming up with the very best treatment for you.

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