Disney Information Station Logo

Go Back   The DIS Discussion Forums - DISboards.com > Just for Fun > Coping and Compassion
Find Hotel Specials & DIScounts
 
facebooktwitterpinterestgoogle plusyoutubeDIS Updates
Register Chat FAQ Tickers Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Reply
 
Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 11-08-2011, 06:04 PM   #1
JACH1976
Mouseketeer
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Posts: 219

First Mammogram

Just need to share with someone... I found a lump while doing a breast exam last month, and had a mammogram and ultrasound this morning to check it out. I'm currently hoping for the best, but bracing for the worst- we lost a much-loved aunt to breast cancer last year, and I'm just so scared right now
__________________
----------------
Me , DH, DS DD
JACH1976 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-08-2011, 07:13 PM   #2
StitchesGr8Fan
DIS Veteran
 
StitchesGr8Fan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 3,830

Don't panic. A lot of lumps turn out to be benign.
StitchesGr8Fan is offline   Reply With Quote
|
The DIS
Register to remove

Join Date: 1997
Location: Orlando, FL
Posts: 1,000,000
Old 11-08-2011, 09:58 PM   #3
quasar4legs
DIS Veteran
 
quasar4legs's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 1,356

Waiting for medical results is horrible, you did the right thing in getting the lump examined straight away.

Hope everything turns out OK
__________________
Me Dh DS (18)
quasar4legs is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-08-2011, 10:28 PM   #4
mommasita
I am like HELLO IT IS TEN OCLOCK...Anderson is on

Has a sweetie who is Furbilicious
 
mommasita's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Montreal, Canada
Posts: 19,086
DISboards Moderator

Thinking of you during the wait. That is sometimes the hardest part.

If and when you can, please try to update us.

Giant hugs to you
__________________
It's nice to be important, but it's more important to be nice.
mommasita is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-09-2011, 07:53 AM   #5
JACH1976
Mouseketeer
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Posts: 219

Thanks everyone,
I should hopefully have news by next week, and will be sure to update.
__________________
----------------
Me , DH, DS DD
JACH1976 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-09-2011, 09:15 AM   #6
Christine
Would love to be able to sit on the couch for a few days, get a good book, and do NOTHING!
Considers the DIS as Bladder Training 101
 
Join Date: Aug 1999
Location: Northern Virginia
Posts: 24,049

It's hard but try not to worry. I've had four benign breast lumps, most involving surgery to remove them but I went through WEEKS of fearing cancer. I'm sure there's nothing I can say to calm you down because nothing worked on me. Just know that you are not alone in this.
__________________
Christine

Vacation Home - Indian Creek - July 2012
Vacation Home - Terre Verde Resort - July 2009
Vacation Home - Terre Verde Resort - Easter 2007
Shades of Green - June 2005
Vistana Resort - May 01
Shades of Green - May 99
Shades of Green - Apr 97
CBR & Shades of Green - May 95
Christine is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply



Thread Tools
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

facebooktwitterpinterestgoogle plusyoutubeDIS Updates
GET OUR DIS UPDATES DELIVERED BY EMAIL



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:57 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

Copyright © 1997-2014, Werner Technologies, LLC. All Rights Reserved.