Chris had a pretty good day today. His head and face are very swollen and he feels some minor pain, pressure, and discomfort particularly on the left side of his face, but
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Last night went okay. Chris was not able to fall asleep until 4am, then got an hour or two of rest. He is tired, but the steroids have him wired and he says he can't shut of
Chris still has about an hour left in the O.R., but Dr. O'Rourke is finished his part and just came to speak to me. Chris is doing fine, but they were not able to get
It is surgery day. Things got rolling this morning around 5am and we just got word that the surgery started a few minutes ago. There is a full crew here: Susan, Phil,
Our meetings in Philly went very well today. My brother joined us, and all three of us were very impressed by Dr. O'Rourke and the rest of the staff here at UPENN. We asked
I think I may have confused some folks with my last entry about UCSF, I'm sorry. I meant that we were all set with connections out there and that Chris's information seemed
Thank you once again. We are all set with UCSF. Promise to update often this week.
Thank you for the outpouring of love assistance with finding a neuro-surgeon. We have quite the network of support out there. It is pretty remarkable.
I think we are all
Chris and I spent yesterday at the Cleveland Clinic. My brother, Mark, accompanied us, as we suspected it might be a hard day. The MRI showed significant tumor growth and