Cruisin with the Real"s

Cruisin with the Real"s
Joe and Nancy Grand Cayman 10-07

Loma Linda Medical Center

Loma Linda Medical Center
Where the magic happens........

Friday, November 21, 2008

Sorry for the delay.

11/20 All is going very well. Nancy is walking some, eating and continues to improve. I was with her during an ultra sound and her new liver is functioning very well, excellent blood flow, not much abdominal fluid and so on. The surgeon confirms my assessment. He simply said “this is a healthy liver.
I’ll be in touch. Love, Joe
11/21 Some problems today. White cell count is elevated probably due to lack of GI motility. Are doing blood and urine cultures and are giving, IV antibiotics. Liver values are dropping towards normal. Today's ultrasound looks good. X-rays show ilius so they passed a N/G tube to relieve GI gas. Sleeping well.


Aimée said...

We're glad things are still going well and they are taking care of whatever problems that come up. She sounds like she is in good hands! Give her our love!
Aimée & Dave

bobby said...

Hope she continues to improve. Send a hello from all in the yahoo group. Love, Bobby

Anonymous said...


Keep improving and one day soon you will be up and about and living life to the fullest.

Joe, please give our friend a squeeze for us.

You are both in our prayers.

Love, Karen and Bob

Karen Jessen said...

Dear Nancy, Everyone at the Animal Hospital has you in their thoughts and prayers. We are all keeping our distance physically and waiting until you're more stable until we visit. We won't take any risk of you catching anything from our gang. We know how serious this is! Because we love you we're staying away for awhile. See you soon! Cliff, Karen and AVAH Staff xoxo

Anonymous said...

It's just a little hiccup. You are in good hands and there is so much love around you it can only get better.

Kimmy said...

My Dearest Friends,

Sounds like Nancy (&Joe) are holding up well. I feel so far away......Each day I imagine how well you are healing & looking. I know you have lots of loving care surrounding you that will raise you back to good health soon. We all eagerly await the news of your release from the hospital!

All Our Love,
Kimberly, Tom & Family

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