SIUH Doctor Shares Her Own Cancer Story

Doctor Tells Story of Her Own Cancer

Updated: Wednesday, 01 Jun 2011, 6:29 PM EDT
Published : Wednesday, 01 Jun 2011, 6:29 PM EDT

MYFOXNY.COM - Dr. Cynara Coomer, a Fox News contributor, went from joy to heartbreak in a matter of weeks. She had just had her first baby, Olivia, when she soon got the frightening news that she had thyroid cancer.

Thyroid cancer is a cancerous growth of the thyroid gland, according to National Center for Biotechnology Information . It can occur in men and women of all ages.

Dr. Coomer is chief of breast surgery and director of the Comprehensive Breast Center at Staten Island University Hospital.


Doctor Tells Story of Her Own Cancer: MyFoxNY.com

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