Stories From Patients

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Alan B

Alan Blaustein My name is Alan Blaustein and I was diagnosed with stage IVa thymus …

Alessandro M

Alessandro Marzi Hi group, my name is Alessandro Marzi, I’m 38 years old from Rome, …

Alida N

My experience seems be a total tale of confusion and I have often felt like …

Allan D

Posted May 2012 My husband Allan, age 54, went for a routine physical in February …

Amy R

My sister Amy was diagnosed with a malignant Thymoma in August 2002. She and her …

Anthony

After reading the horror stories this disease brought upon us I thought I would share …

Barbara C

Barbara Canfora In June of this year, I was told I have Thymic Carcinoma. It …

Barbara Neibauer

Barbara passed away on September 4, 2005. Barbara’s personal journal:  www.thebarbie.us In November 2001, my …

Chris

2005 Chris passed away on April 18th….the kids and I miss him terribly, but are …

Damon

I am a 28-year old male. I was diagnosed with Cushing’s in November of 2003 …

Danny

My husband Danny fell and hurt his shoulder in November and the doctor ordered an …

Elaine C

Elaine Ciminna I just finished 3 cycles of treatment with cisplatin but had some awful …

Fede

Giulio, Fede’s husband. Sadly, Fede passed away recently. Giulio and Fede are Italian. Her complete …

Frank W

Dr. Francis Wang Dr. Francis Wang passed away in October, 2005 Frank’s Story I am …

Gary

Gary died on June 14, 2005. Our thoughts and prayers to his wife Sarah. From …

Jan H

Jan Headberg tomboybt@yahoo.com or jheadberg@madbbs.com My name is Jan, age 50. I went on this …

Jason D

Jason Dookhie (#TeamJason) Our fifteen year-old son Jason was diagnosed with Thymic Carcinoma in January 2016. Jason …

Jeannie

Here is the short version of my wife Jeannie’s losing battle with cancer. Her primary …

Joan F

Hello, My name is joan fitzgerald, I’m a 35yr old Caucasian female with a diagnosis …

Jody

I was diagnosed with Thymic Carcinoma in July 2002 after my Doctor noticed something in …

Joe

I am a 44 yo white male. I have a rare one. An atypical carcinoid …

John

John passed away August 28, 2005. Our thoughts and prayers to Teresa and her family. …

Karen S

Karen passed away in August 2004. I was diagnosed with thymic carcinoma late last year, …

Karri

Hi, I’m Karri. a 43 year old female. I have been diagnosed with thymic carcinoma. …

Katelynn

See www.caringbridge.org/nc/katelynntreakle for details My 10yr old daughter is undergoing testing for suspected thymic carcinoid. …

Larry K

Larry Koonce Larry Koonce, brave Texan, friend, thymic carcinoma patient, passed away Monday, June 7, …

Linda B

I was diagnosed with thymic carcinoma in Oct of 1997. I had no symptoms and …

Lori

Posted May 2012 In February 2007, Lori, our then sixteen year old son Josh, and …

Lynn

I am new to this web site. I don’t know why since I am a …

Marc

Reading your stories here and on the message board has been extremely helpful to me. …

Mary Lynn R

Mary Lynn Rampmeyer’s Hi Alan: thanks for the t-shirt, which i received in April. Sorry …

Natalie

I am writing to you with a permanent lump in my throat, a hot head …

Paul J

Paul E. Johnson I was diagnosed with malignant Thymoma in June of 2001. The doctors …

Pete

I went to the doctor in Dec.2002 with a cough and slight lump below the …

Philip C

Philip Chun Philip passed away on September 12, 2004. I am a 37 yr old …

Phillip P

On July 20, 2017 It is now 2017 and I have stayed cancer free since …

Ramon C

Ramon Canton I am very excited about talking to this special group about a condition …

Regina M

April 2012 My thymic carcinoma was diagnosed in July 2011. In May and June, I …

Robert H

Robert L. Humbel Robert Louis Humbel passed away peacefully December 3, 2005 in his home …

Sandy B

So far I’ve been very fortunate compared to a lot of thymus carcinoma patients.  In …

Sarah R

I am 37 years old. I went to the ER with chest pain and a …

Steve K

Steve Kurtz drowned while white water rafting in Idaho on June 29th. From Marie, Steve’s …

Terrel

Terrell will go for second dose of Carboplatin on Thursday (9/02/04). This is his third …

Terry

Well, here I am ready to share the story of my journey into MG and …

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