I have read and re-read this and have no idea what to say to you right now. It's very frightening and I wish I had lots of strong words for you. Am having a weak moment for you because I can't hold your…"
There are no real effects at the moment. My GFR is 52 and that's Chronic Kidney Disease Type 3. There are lots of people walking around with low GFR, or only one efficient kidney, who don't even realise…"
Think the medical care at MRI is excellent. I eventually moved to annual check ups and returned for a smaller op in 2008. Unfortunately Mr Odom is leaving Cardio sooon to concentrate on Thoracic surgery so I'll be moving into the care…"
Sounds like you eventually got to Ward 3 at MRI. Mr Nick Odom did my emergency op there in June 2006. Luckily for me, our local hospital, Ysbyty Gwynedd in Bangor, only took 9 hrs diagnosing the dissection and I was then rushed the…"
"You'd be a very strange person indeed if you weren't scared! It's the doing it anyway(didn't someone write a book on that theme? lol) that comes from your inner strength. We forget that it takes much courage to fight for our…"
I had emergency surgery in June 2006 but mine was only about 9hrs but they had an awful time stopping the bleeding. They did as much as they could at the time to get me into ITU. I am dissected from the graft, which extends from just…"