For weeks that little voice inside me told me something was wrong!
I was diagnosed with a golf ball sized acoustic neuroma when I was 22. I was terrified until I found an AMAZING surgeon. Dr. Robert Martuza at Mass General in Boston saved my life
This is my story about how I found out that I had a brain tumor.
Of Catherine’s four adult children, three were diagnosed with brain tumors.
I was twenty-three years old when I found out I had an acoustic neuroma. After a month in the hospital and two thirteen hour surgeries later, they removed it all.
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