Well, preliminary evaluation for transplant this next week. We will see how things go. Running real close to needing dialysis now so hopefully it goes well.
Jun 01, 2017
Well the fistula is functioning though there is a narrowing of the vein it leads to so that's a complication. Paperwork is proceeding for the transplant, though slow it is progressing. Took time to see may daughter in her drama/musical which was fantastic. The expenditure wiped me out though, hard to maintain the balance with extra activities. Hopefully the process for the transplant continues smoothly. I do have a living donor lined up awaiting testing/matching.
Mar 13, 2017
The new fistula seems to be working this time. I have restarted the transplant paperwork now that I have a second insurance to help along with these donations. Thank you to everyone whjo has...
Jan 11, 2017
The fistula surgery has failed to take. It hasclotted before being viable for use with dialysis. Now I have to set up another surgery for an upper arm fustula and hope it takes. Meanwhile the...
Dec 19, 2016
AV Fistula Placement Surgery went well. Now trying to recover overall strength. Not really using my arm for the next two weeks until the followup appointment is my next challenge.
Dec 13, 2016
While I am on the acceptance list for transplant, I am still waiting for new insurance to start January 1 for the program to progress. In the mean time I am preparing for the event of dialysis and...