Rylan was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia type T on Friday April 12th. He had been running a low grade fever on and off and was tired a lot. His lymph nodes were also swollen and he had black and blue marks on his body. When the family doctor ran preliminary blood work on Monday his platelet count was very low. Thursday morning they did more blood work and after getting the results the doctor sent them to Hershey where he was diagnosed with ALL the following day.