About Me: Female, 60, chattanooga, TN, member since Jul 2008
I was told in May 2008 that I have a brain tumor (small) in the left temp. lobe. I have known it was there for quite sometime from my symtoms and previous problems with my health. I had a stroke in1979 which went untreated. Eventually my left eye had ptosis unspecific u
[More]ntil 6 yrs ago when the eye surgeon had to take part of the eyelid so I could see better. It still droops close. The surgeon said it was MS or Myesthinia. The Neuro gave me shots in my knees,hips,and spine with cortizone and the last shot at the base of my skull gave me migraines which inderal was helping since1983. My last visit he wanted inject botox and when I refused anymore injections he got upset! I asked "What didi you do to me?" as I was having to hide behind very dark glasses, constant nausea, extreme noise was all noise. He told them as he was pushing me down the hall "send to brain surgeon right away"... I'm sure everyone heard me! I have a cyst on the lower spine, benign breast tumors both, rgt. renal cyst removed after 5 yrs. and near death, tumor on ovaries with endrometrius for a total hist. I also have a hole in my heart, and my heart dr is amazed I keep coming back. I'm allergic to IVP dye and have went into conjestive heartfailure. My Neurologist said I'm in too much pain for an eeg, and the brain surgeon couldn't understand this . Me either and I am waiting until august for mri to see if it has grown. I also have seizures and one stroke made me unabe to say anything but jibberish. Now I must think hard sometimes to get the words out! HELP!!!
Hello Dorathea! My name is Maria from California. I am new to this site. So I am not quite sure of what I am doing. But I was reading through the posts, about Brain trauma, and your statement lead me to write to you. Just like you, I am also trying to find answers, but it hasn't been easy
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