Category Archives: My Story

Blog posts related to my issues with testicular cancer.

The Big News


It’s been a while since my last post but there is soo much more to write about I am ready to dive back in. Within the last couple months I have been getting back to normal and enjoying family, friends, … Continue reading

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Surgery #2 – Retroperitoneal Lymph Node Dissection (RPLND)


So after a week or two I got a call from Dr. Brandes with the results from the biopsy. The details I need to confirm but they were worse than the last orchiectomy. Apparently there are various types of cancer … Continue reading

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Surgery #1 – Right Orchiectomy


So surgery was set for April 19th to remove the right tumor / testicle and place implants in for visual appeal . I consider the implants similar to a boob job but you can’t really show them off because that … Continue reading

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It’s Back?


Cancer Round 1 – 2006: For those of you who don’t know my first battle with testicular cancer was in early 2006 when I just had graduated from the University of Missouri Columbia. I will not go into the specifics … Continue reading

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