Back at The Christie

Looking forward to my appointment today and hearing what impact the cabergoline has been having on my bloods. Hoping to hear that things are heading in the right way and have a sneaky feeling that the cabergoline is doing its business! You may remember that I recently reported feeling much better, well it was short-lived …

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Not such a great back seat driver

Yes it’s true, I’ve always rather enjoyed being the driver as opposed to being in the back seat. Suppose it’s something to do with those years’ as  Manager Right….. good news I’ve had contact with the Surgeon’s secretary at Salford Hope Hospital. Well after a few more weeks had passed since I last spoke to her I decided to …

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How did I get on at The Christie?

For those that didn’t know yesterday was my first appointment at The Christie with The Professor and his lovely colleagues within the Endocrine unit. On arrival at the hospital (went with sister, mum, dad and girlfriend) i was initially struck by the number of poorly patients and secondly by the smile on most if not …

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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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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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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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