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Severely Diminished

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Pediatric Echocardiogram Report:   Name: Allistaire Kieron Anderson

Summary:

1.  Severely diminished left ventricular systolic function

2.  The left ventricle is moderate to severely dilated… 1,702 more words

General

Days 8, 9 and 10 Chemotherapy.

So they say to start the year as you mean to go on, although for me 2015 in bed with a headache was not my intention, especially having not had a drop of alcohol for months! 587 more words

Cancer

Lumbar puncture with Intrathecal injection

Yesterday, I had an intrathecal injection. I was expecting this to be quite painful and was a little apprehensive after the bone marrow sample. The main side effect for me (although I’m prone anyway) was a massive headache which knocked me out a bit, hence my tardiness in writing. 520 more words

Chemotherapy

Week 7. Consolidation.

Joe has now come through the first week of ‘consolidation’, and although this has meant more chemotherapy, he seems to be improving physically day by day.  547 more words

Medical

Press On

This is my 200th post on this blog.  The 200th time I’ve sat down before these black keys, trying to look back over the days and hours, to look into myself and ask what I feel, what have been the colors of this day, what was the angle of light and shadow.   2,517 more words

General

Medical Update 7.28.14

Round #2 of chemo has gone fairly well. Not too many glitches. I’ve felt fairly strong overall. Taken very few medications for pain.

The one factor I don’t like and is beyond my control is my blood sugar level. 443 more words

Cancer

Last Push

Saturday, 17 May 2014, 2:02 p.m.

A lot has happened since my last post 10 days ago, so I’m going to break it down a bit. 464 more words