Simone

Simone

Rare Cancers Australia Ltd
$9,110 given
$9,000 goal
Simone
Simone
$9,110 given
$9,000 my goal

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432 days ago, Simone created this page and gave everything for Rare Cancers Australia Ltd:

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  • Received 225 donations from generous family and friends.

  • Raised $9,110.

My Story

In 2012 I was told that I had tumours in my groin/pelvis area which were called schwannoma's. My oncologists was 99% sure that these tumours were benign after all of the scans and biopsies. He was also certain as it is very very rare for a schwannoma to be anything else but benign. Early June I had my surgery to remove these tumours and get back on my feet and move on from this unfortunate event. Weeks later at my follow up appointment I was given the news that they're was a fourth tumour hid...

In 2012 I was told that I had tumours in my groin/pelvis area which were called schwannoma's. My oncologists was 99% sure that these tumours were benign after all of the scans and biopsies. He was also certain as it is very very rare for a schwannoma to be anything else but benign. Early June I had my surgery to remove these tumours and get back on my feet and move on from this unfortunate event. Weeks later at my follow up appointment I was given the news that they're was a fourth tumour hidden behind another tumour. This tumour unfortunately wasn't benign, it turned out to be malignant making this a soft tissue sarcoma (Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumour). I completed 6 weeks of radiotherapy which then went onto a 12 hour operation to remove certain muscles and nerves in my leg. I'm currently in a slow process of recovering but should have a full recovery in 2 years if my operation was successful.

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