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We go to Duke tomorrow to see the Pediatric Neurosurgeon. Please pray for God to heal our son.
We took our baby to Duke today. They confirmed the brain tumor. It is on his cerebellum but right up against the brain stem. We do not yet know if it is attached to the bra
We are very thankful for everyone's prayers and support during this time. May the Lord bless you all for the love you have shown to my family.
We are leaving today for Duke to try and miss the winter storm. I talked to Dr. Grant today, he may move the surgery up by and hour or two. We will not know until the last m
We received a call from Duke at 5:30 am today that because of this winter storm we are getting they are having a lot of cancellations. They have told us to be ready because t
It is Jan 21st, 2009, Nathan came out of surgery yesterday. The doctors said Nathan's tumor appears to be a glioma or astrocytoma. He said the tumor was on the surface of th
Nathan was moved out of PICU into a regular room ( room 5329) in Pediatrics last night. He went for a MRI this morning. He is still very sedated from the medicine they used
PLEASE PRAY!!!! Dr. Grant brought in the results of the MRI, there is a little less than 1/2 of the tumor in the brain stem that is inoperable. We are still awaiting the pat
Dr. Grant is planning to send Nathan home tomorrow. His bloodwork is finally normal (his red cells were low and white cells were up). He is going to schedule Physical Therap