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Sep 26, 2020
Welcome to our CaringBridge website. We are using it to keep family and friends updated in one place. We appreciate your support and words of hope and encouragement. Thank you for visiting. After 13 days of fever and many doctor visits ( saying it was a virus and ear infection) we went to Children's Mercy's urgent care facility in Independence. Something just wasn't right. After running blood work they found that had abnormal counts and it was looking like leukemia. He was taken by ambulance then to Children's Mercy downtown Kansas City. It was then confirmed through blood work that it was indeed Leukemia. AML (Acute Myeloid Leukemia), specifically. Since then Wes has undergone several rounds of chemo, a bone marrow transplant, and several stem cell infusions. He is currently in remission.