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Jackie
  • Location: California
  • Age: 60
  • Gender: F
  • Length:
  • Source: Long-term Care Facility-acquired

In 2018, I had surgery to remove a brain tumor. Five weeks later, I had a brain infection and they had to do another surgery to remove part of my skull. I was sent to a care facility, Park Manor of Tomball, to receive my IV antibiotics three times per …

Megan
  • Location: International
  • Age: 26
  • Gender: F
  • Length: 161
  • Source: Community Acquired

Last year, just as the COVID pandemic started to break out, I felt pains in my head, I felt dizzy and I was tired. I went to see the doctor and I was told to go and get some blood tests done. They found out I had glandular fever. This …

Michelle DePofe
  • Location: Michigan
  • Age: 43
  • Gender: F
  • Length: 10+ Years
  • Source: Hospital Acquired

When I was 33, I had to have a hysterectomy due to endometriosis.  For the next 9 years, I was treated by several doctors for IBS and was even hospitalized for Colitis at one point. But not one single doctor in all that time thought to test me for C. …

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