Emotional roller coaster of cervical cancer and hysterectomy – Christine’s story

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I was diagnosed with cervical cancer after a smear test showed abnormal cells. At a young sixty year old this came as a complete shock! I have always been fit and well. After various tests I was graded at stage…

Radical hysterectomy due to cervical cancer – Amanda’s story

Hi well what a whirlwind it's been. I'm 44, married and busy mum of 3. Had my first abnormal smear in July which resulted in a LLETZ procedure in early August. 4 weeks later when I thought things must be…

End of a long road – Shona’s Hysterectomy Story

Well my hysterectomy story began in 2008. Unfortunately I was having bad smear after bad smear and numerous cervical laser treatments to help. I had been on the combination pill for many years due to heavy and very irregular periods…

Abdominal Radical Hysterectomy and Cervical Cancer – Amy’s Story

Hi, I am 43 and live in South Wales, I have 2 children 16 and 22, a hubby and my 2 dogs 🙂 My story started late in November 2012, when I decided to make an appointment at our local…

Still Waiting for My Hysterectomy – Mandy’s Story

I was diagnosed with CIN3 (cervical intraepithelial neoplasia) in May 2012. I received laser treatment. I attended my review three months later, in August 2012, and was told that the laser treatment would not work and that I would need…

Cervical Cancer during pregnancy – Suzanne’s Hysterectomy Story

I was diagnosed with Cervical Cancer when I was pregnant - and almost died before I got a chance to hold my newborn baby girl. The nightmare began when doctors discovered a tumour the size of a tennis ball blocking…