Tag Archive: Leiomyosarcoma of the uterus

Diagnostics 101: CT Scan

CT scan or CAT scan is Computerized (or Computed) Tomography which works the same way as an X-Ray – only that the images taken are more enhanced and detailed, thus making it more accurate. The CT scanner is like a large doughnut-shaped machine with an attached long table where a…
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How My Cancer Got Discovered

Today, November 16, 2015, marks my 15th year of surviving a very rare and aggressive cancer – Leiomyosarcoma or LMS – discovered, when a large tumor, thought, initially, as a fibroid, was surgically removed in October 21, 2000 from my womb. The huge tumor was disintegrated when removed, because of…
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