Linda B

I was diagnosed with thymic carcinoma in Oct of 1997. I had no symptoms and the turmor was found on a routine chest x-ray that I has for other reasons. I had surgery that involved removal of my thymus as well as removing a wedged shaped piece of my left lung and a some of my pericardium as the tumor has spread. At the time of surgery they were not able to removed all of the tumor. I then underwent both chemotherapy and radiation treatments from Dec 1997 through Feb 1998. I have been in remission every since and my physicans now consider me cured.

Linda Breitbarth
PediNurse71@aol.com

Upcoming Event

Find out the latest news and what's been happening! Click here

Help Others!

Submit Your Story

Have a story to share abut your experience with thymic cancer? Or do you have an update for your story that you have already posted? Submit your story or update now. Click here.