Items Tagged ‘biopsies’

March 5, 2018

Second Time is a charm

By Lexi Lexi

I was worried when UCLA took over the health plan for my union. I thought there would be less personal care and more red tape to get needed procedures done. However, the opposite has been true. I am now post-op with my second bout of thyroid cancer and have been incredibly pleased with how easy […]

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Tags: biopsies, cancer, Dr. Michael Yeh, Dr. Mora-Beccerra, endocrinologist, health plan, lymph node, patient stories, thyroid cancer, ucla endocrine, UCLA Endocrinology, ultrasounds

July 19, 2017


By mayberrydee mayberrydee

I was very nervous about the diagnosis of a nodule on my thyroid at first. In your head you can imagine a lot of things, but I’m glad to say that the actual process was easier than I expected. I received 3 biopsies over a span of a month with my previous doctor, because each […]

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Tags: biopsies, Dr. Michael Yeh, endocrine, Endocrine Center, endocrine specialist, endocrinology, patient stories, thyroid, ultrasound