Yesterday was chemo day for Chase. All good! Counts are holding steady and he is now on 25% dose. He will do blood work in 2 weeks and possibly go to 50% dose. He continues to
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Blood counts are up more than last week! Chase's ANC went from 270 last week to over 800 this week. The dr is going to keep him on less than a 25% dose of chemo pills for the
Things have been moving along so well since Chase was hospitalized except his blood counts. His ANC has been high enough for chemo pills one week and then too low the next wee
Chase and Treva had a big day yesterday at the castle with a lumbar puncture, chemo, pentamidine, CBC, and a EBV/DNA test as a precaution. They also had a ENT appointment. The
Test results came back for the EBV-DNA and it is back in the normal range. The doctor said Chase's immune system had some fight left to do it's job. We think it is a miracle c
Results from last Thursday's CBC in the clinic were an ANC of 722, which was too low to start again on chemo pills. They want patients to be between 750 and 1500. Chase did ge
Chase was dismissed from the hospital this afternoon, even with an ANC of 465, but we have all the results. The final result for the bone marrow and spinal fluid was negative
So far we know Chase has tested positive for (CMV) other cultures and test results will be coming in this first part of the week. We do know he has multiple issues we need to
We are all tired but all the testing is finished for now. The sinus procedure and biopsy of tissue and mucous went well but results of the biopsy won't be in until Monday. We
Today is a big day with biopsy surgery by the ENT doctors, possible LP and bone marrow by his oncology doctor, praying for no T-cells and answers that are treatable.