Referral to Christies

I am literally happier than ever today as i’ve just got off the phone from Christies endocrinology unit and i am booked in to see The Professor this coming Tuesday 3rd July 2012. It’s been a week since my diognosis and having not heard anything my sister prompted me to call them. Am i glad …

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My Acromegaly and the symptoms

I’m currently waiting for the referral to Christies in Manchester and albeit it’s only been a few days since my diagnosis of the tumour there are a few things that are literally driving me round the bend. Would you mind if i shared these with you? Thanks awfully Firstly, i have been reading up on …

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Results of first MRI scan

Today i went to the RAEI to get my MRI results from Dr T. Special mention for Amy my girlfirend who again provided well needed support and for Dr T who as usual was quick to give me an appointment when other Doctors were striking. Dr T started off by confirming that the MRI scan’s …

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First MRI Scan

I was really quite impressed with how quick my MRI was made so special thanks to Dr T at the Endocrinology unit at Thomas Linacre Centre in Wigan. All the paperwork came through and it was arranged for today 19th June 2012. I read all the information and admittedly started to worry about this possible tumour in …

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Blood test results coming in

Today i went back to see Dr T the Endocrinologist at Thomas Linacre centre in Wigan. He immediately tells me that the results thus far point to a pituitary tumour as the Prolactin levels are again in excess of where they should be and Testosterone levels are really low. As if that wasn’t enough he also again …

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Bloody hell Doctor

Today i went to see Dr T my Endocrinologist at Thomas Linacre centre in Wigan. He told me that he had looked at my initial blood test results and the prolactin levels were really high and that he suspected a pituitary tumour was behind the issue. Went on to say that he would arrange a further …

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That OTHER symptom

Ok so the antibiotics cleared up my sinus issues but still feeling odd i thought it time to go back to my GP Dr C. Now it may sound odd but i had lived with this nipple discharge for 14 yrs but it never bothered me and i just never linked it with anything else …

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