Life Shattered as Catastrophe Strikes
All at once, Shell’s life pivoted. Her plans to travel to America shattered to pieces as doctors struggled to determine the source of the lump. While her diagnosis was unclear, the only sure thing was that she’d need to undergo treatment — serious treatment.
Initially assuming a thyroid problem, doctors urged Shell to undergo first one, then two biopsies. It wasn’t until about a month later that they were finally able to determine an official diagnosis.