11/9/16 Received test results for the skin areas of concern. The area on his nose came back positive for Basal Cell Carcinoma. What does this mean? He will have surgery on his nose on December 6. They will also take skin from another area that doesn't grow hair, usually behind the ear and graph it onto his nose. All goes well, stitches will come out after 10 days.
A positive point to this is that we are dealing with hit in plenty of time before his next visit to Houston, January 4. We were told up front from the Transplant team that if there were any medical conditions, they must be addressed prior to his transplant.
God is in control. He is on time all the time. Our faith remains...
Nov 03, 2016
We just saw the hematologist, Dr. B. Reddy, (Lufkin) and all in all he is doing well. Everything is going right on schedule. We are mainly waiting on the stent in his heart to heal. Until this we don't have to return for four months. With his blood levels maintaining... that's good news!
Oct 25, 2016
Dear Family and Friends, As you know, Skeeter Scarborough has been diagnosed with liver cancer. His condition has progressed to the point that he will require a liver transplant. While he is on...