Avett went in to the Dr. Aug 2nd. He wasn't feeling well and having issues with breathing. They sent us home, with no improvement over theweekend he was able to get into his regular Dr on Monday who ordered chest X-rays. With in hours we were on the plane to Sioux Falls. They had found a large mass over his heart and windpipe. Also, his left lung was half full of fluid, fluid on the right side and around his heart. They put in a chest tube and one on his heart. Biopsy was done and sent to the Mayo Clinic and was diagnosed Aug 17th with T-cell lymphoma.