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Tag Archives: Meningioma
(If you’re just joining this story now, you might want to start at the beginning. You can find previous chapters here: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5.) “You have a non-invasive option and you’ll get to … Continue reading
A few days after our meeting with Dr. King, I was in the kitchen with Dean when, quite suddenly, it hit me: Losing the hearing in my right ear wasn’t acceptable. In fact, it was quite decidedly unacceptable. Somehow in Dr. … Continue reading
The results of the MRI were exactly as expected… Benign tumor, in my head, squashing my auditory nerve. The only surprise was the size… Three centimeters. When the doctor told me, I was suddenly 10, back in school learning the … Continue reading
In the few days leading up to the MRI, the only real decision to make was who to tell. Back when a tumor was only a rare and unlikely possibility, it was clear I didn’t want to tell anyone really … Continue reading