Anecdote stories are comprised of 5 parts: Introduction, History, Symptoms, Treatment & Outcomes. When you create a story on Anecdote, we'll help guide you though each section with specific prompts.
In general, you should try to include as much information as possible. Don't worry about making your stories too long or too detailed — that's what readers are here for! Anecdote is a place for people to find other individuals similar to themselves and see how they approached the same health issues. More information helps people find better matches, and better replicate the best solutions.