Undergoing tests

Had very low haemoglobin iron stores empty feel well but fatigue and breathless  ct scan non malignant being tested for blood cancer bone marrow investigation soon and tube up and down to check for bleeding  I’m terrified, had 2 l blood and an iron infusion I’ve only been fatigued no nodes or glands I’m just a quivering wreck with the unknown 

  • Hello Mazwoo

    I'm sorry to hear that you've had some ongoing health issues recently. It's understandable that you're feeling anxious. 

    We know that for many people this period of uncertainty and waiting for tests and results can be really difficult. It can sometimes help to talk with someone about how you're feeling. If you'd like to chat things through with one of our nurses you're welcome to call them on 0808 800 4040, Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm. You might also find it helpful to look at this post about coping with waiting for news for some tips and advice. 

    Hopefully, you will have some answers soon Mazwoo, and the specialists will be able to set you on a pathway to improving your health. 

    Do keep in touch and let us know how you get on. We're here to listen and offer any support that we can. 

    Best wishes, 
    Cancer Chat moderator