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Cat Scan Shows a "tumor" on my brain.

Discussion in 'Prayers & Support' started by airsoft_warrior, Sep 10, 2009.

  1. Sep 10, 2009 at 5:55 PM
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    airsoft_warrior

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    I had a CT scan last week due to headaches. I found out today that there is a type of tumor in my brain that is more like a sis. It is usually found on the skin and is cut off. They arent normally dangerous. The doctors in the office have never seen this before and I dont know what is in store for my future. But your prayers are appreciated. Thank you all in advance.
     
  2. Sep 10, 2009 at 6:01 PM
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    98tacoma27

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    Wow Zack. I am sorry to hear that and wish you the best. Thoughts and prayers man.

    Do you know the name of the type of cyst?
     
  3. Sep 10, 2009 at 6:02 PM
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    derekabraham

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    Sorry to hear that man. :eek:
     
  4. Sep 10, 2009 at 6:05 PM
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    Burgman

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    wow man, prayers ur way
     
  5. Sep 10, 2009 at 6:10 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Prayers commin in, Bud. :( :pray:
     
  6. Sep 10, 2009 at 6:14 PM
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    JDMcQ

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    Prayers on their way.
     
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    NumNutz

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    Prayers man. Get better. When I get back in town for thanksgiving we have to take some truck pictures together get on the banner.
     
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    ImpulseRed008

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    :pray: :pray: Coming your way for a complete and speedy recovery.
     
  9. Sep 10, 2009 at 6:24 PM
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    wildjerseyfirefighter

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    wow man prayers sent your way:(

    Hope you have a full and speedy recovery
     
  10. Sep 10, 2009 at 6:26 PM
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    melissa0031

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    prayers sent, if you dont mind me askin where is the tumor located, on what part of the brain? and did they say if they could operate?
     
  11. Sep 10, 2009 at 10:21 PM
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    Jimirich

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    Cysts can be dangerous if they continue to grow and displace brain tissue.
    Be sure to get and MRI with Gadolineum contrast in order to be sure what type of lesion it is.
    Cysts are like bags of fluid, they have no vascularity (no blood flow) and do not grow and spread to other areas like cancerous tumors do.
    Wishing you the very best.
    pm if you got more questions. I'm not a doctor but a medical imaging technologist and can help you in understanding methods of imaging and what they entail.
     
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    Yeesh! Hope it turns out to be nothing major and you heal quickly!
     
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    wow man im sorry to hear that, i cant even imagine if a doctor told me he hasn't see something like that before. be strong man and prayers will be sent.
     
  14. Sep 10, 2009 at 10:30 PM
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    carmellocafe

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    Prayers on the way... Hang in there man, and keep us posted. God bless!
     
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    I will pray for you! Be strong, I know it's going to be okay!
     
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    Definately a prayer is going your way! Please keep us posted on this situation
     
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    Im praying for ya bro....
     
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    Sorry to hear.
     
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    man I am sorry to hear this, all's I can say is I will lift you up in my thoughts and prayers.
    Bill
     
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    Wow man, prayers for you and for a quick recovery. :pray:
     
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