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Before I found out about my thyroid cancer I thought I was going through depression - I felt very moody and lethargic, finding myself napping ...

By iamjustingray • July 20, 2017

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, ...

By mayberrydee • July 19, 2017

For a regular physical exam I had a routine blood test. It showed a high calcium level. A PTH hormone test was done, then rechecked ...

By heikeat • June 26, 2017

I was diagnosed with a parathyroid adenoma, in which one of the growth hormones in my parathyroid glands was highly elevated. If the levels raised ...

By robbmarcia • June 21, 2017

For practically five years my calcium levels have consistently increased. I saw three endocrinologists, none of whom could locate a growth on any scan. The ...

By parathyroidpateient • November 14, 2016

What brought me to the Endocrine Center was due to a natural TIA I had, which is a transient ischemic attack which is like a ...

By Veronica • October 31, 2016

Blood tests exposed my protein count had doubled in the past year so I was referred to a kidney specialist who identified, "a little something ...

By herms31 • October 3, 2016

The American Cancer Society recommends women between the ages of 45 and 54 receive regular annual mammograms, although women can start screening at age ...

By uclahealth • October 1, 2016

After a year of doctor visits, procedures and worrying I got the great news I am cancer free. A little over a year ago, I ...

By bserna • September 13, 2016

Thanks to a friend who said, "Hey what's the matter with your neck?" I saw my PCP and then started going through the battery of ...

By e.cross74 • September 13, 2016