Items Tagged ‘pathology report’

November 5, 2017

Made Me Feel Like Family

By erikac ecanada7

A few months ago I followed up for a previous medical condition with a CT scan, and they happened to find a cyst on my adrenal gland. My primary care physician referred me to Dr. Lihvits to get a second opinion on whether to monitor it or get surgery. After reviewing the tests and images, […]

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Tags: adrenal gland, adrenal gland cyst, cervical cancer, complete hysterectomy, CT scan, Dr. Masha Livhits, pathology report, patient stories, primary care physician, second opinion, surgery

September 8, 2017

Get it out and be done with it!

By Syd sydneyhanelsh

I had an endocrinologist that I liked that was monitoring my hyperthyroidism but she moved away. I had new nodules but every 6 months there were more. Dr. Livhits had seen me and said no need for surgery at that time but when the risk increased to the 40% level we decided to proceed. Also […]

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Tags: benign, constant biopsies, Dr. Masha Livhits, endocrinologist, endocrinology, hyperthyroidism, incisional pain, new nodules, no surgery, pain medicine, pathology report, patient stories