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Stories of Strength

These are individual stories of thyroid cancer survivors. Each is unique and all are inspirational.

Posts tagged Lisa
Lisa

Lisa was diagnosed in 2012 with papillary thyroid cancer.

I was surprised by how well I recovered from the actual thyroidectomy surgery itself – it was way less invasive of a surgery compared to others I’d experienced, although I did lose my voice for about 4 weeks (not as a result of any damage to vocal chords). I was also pleasantly surprised by how incredible most of the nurses, doctors and other medical staff were throughout my entire experience.

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