Read the title!
The tumor's still here, but it's really just a fatty tissue mass that people frequently get. Though it's still causing some discomfort when I walk a long way (like last night... boy oh boy did I walk!), removing it would actually cause more problems, since we could never achieve symmetry, and my body would always be trying to compensate.
My count remains at sixteen for the time being. My already-affected brain says thank you.
Oh, and I only have to have one more gingivitis treatment instead of two! My gums are responding well.
I may live to be older than dirt yet!
Now, to get my thesis proposal approved. If I could just track down my three thesis readers today...