Still working with the transplant group going through their tests. It is getting harder to do much of anything with the chronic fatigue. Starting to opt out more on my daughters activities as I just don't have the energy to attend.
Sep 20, 2017
Preliminary tests are ongoing. Still have further tests to take. Hard to spend quality time with family when the system is so compromised. Looking forward to the time of when I can proceed with the transplant.
Jul 19, 2017
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...
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...