Tag: #RareAware

Sertoli-Leydig Cell Ovarian Cancer | Jessica’s #RareAware Story

Jessica lives in Manassas, Virginia, and was diagnosed with Sertoli-Leydig cell ovarian cancer. What has been your frustration in having a rare form of ovarian cancer? It took over 8 years to get diagnosed…

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Müllerian Clear Cell Carcinoma | April’s #RareAware Story

April lives in Federal Way, Washington, and was diagnosed with Müllerian clear cell carcinoma…

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Small Cell Carcinoma Hypercalcemic Type | Heather’s #RareAware Story

Heather lives in Muskegon, and was diagnosed with small cell carcinoma, hypercalcemic type. What has been your frustration in having a rare form of ovarian cancer? My local doctors shoved it off as pregnancy symptoms or being a hypochondriac…

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Carcinosarcoma | Renee’s #RareAware Story

Renee lives in Cadillac, and was diagnosed with carcinosarcoma. What has been your frustration in having a rare form of ovarian cancer? I became frustrated when I was not given much information from my gynecologic oncology team about my cancer…

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Squamous Cell Carcinoma | Jill’s #RareAware Story

Jill lives in Bridgeport, Connecticut, and was diagnosed with grade 3, stage IVB squamous cell carcinoma…

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Small Cell Hypercalcemic Ovarian Cancer | Brooke’s #RareAware Story

Brooke lives in Beloit, WI, and has small cell ovarian cancer, hypercalcemic type. What has been your frustration in having a rare form of ovarian cancer? All of the unknowns in my type of cancer…

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Germ Cell Ovarian Cancer | Tracy’s #RareAware Story

Tracy lives in Alexandria, Virginia, and was diagnosed with stage IV germ cell ovarian cancer at age 27…

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Low-Grade Serous Ovarian Cancer | Ingrid’s #RareAware Story

Ingrid lives in Denver, Colorado, and was diagnosed with low-grade serous ovarian cancer in 2019. What has been your frustration in having a rare form of ovarian cancer? I was diagnosed in January of 2019 with low-grade serous ovarian cancer…

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Retiform Sertoli-Leydig Cell Ovarian Cancer | Janice’s #RareAware Story

Janice lives in NW Pennsylvania, and was diagnosed in 1997, at age 34, with stage II retiform sertoli-leydig cell ovarian cancer with mucinous heterologous elements…

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Granulosa Cell Tumor | Sally’s #RareAware Story

Sally lives in Mechanicsville, VA, and was diagnosed with a granulosa cell tumor…

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Small Cell Carcinoma of the Ovary, Hypercalcemic Type | Anne’s #RareAware Story

Anne lives in Morton, PA, and was diagnosed with small cell carcinoma of the ovary, hypercalcemic type…

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Granulosa Cell Tumor | Karien’s #RareAware Story

Karien lives in Kingaroy, Queensland, Australia and was diagnosed with a granulosa cell tumor. What has been your frustration in having a rare form of ovarian cancer? No doctors or surgeons knowing of my diagnosis, no research into it…

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