I am a graduate student in Genetics. Before June 2010, I knew (roughly) where my thyroid was and what it did, but I didn't really think much about it. In June 2010, my ObGYn found a nodule on my thyroid (that wasn't there the previous year). An ultrasound confirmed a
[More] 2.5 cm solid mass on the right lobe, and an FNA biopsy in August 2010 showed the mass was a follicular neoplasm with atypia, so I was referred out to a surgeon for a right lobectomy. After the lobectomy, I was diagnosed with Follicular variant papillary carcinoma. My journey continues. . .
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