Tuesday, August 25, 2009

Mercy Medical Update for August

 

Today was Mercy's day to go to Dr. Adam's office in Cinci. As expected, all is going well. The propranalol has done it's work, and they believe the hemangioma has shrunk as much as it is going to. We are thrilled at how wonderful she looks, and acts.

 

The area of the hemangioma is still warm, which indicated that the hemangioma is still active, so they continue to wait for it all to regress before doing any of the surgeries. We are fine with that.

 

Instead of increasing the dosages, they will continue to let her grow out of the current dosage and see how the hemangioma responds. She has gained 2 Kg in the past 2 months!!! Wahoo!

We also get to stop one of the three medicines she is on.

 

And the best news is that once again we don't have to return for 2 months... at which time we will see both eye doctors, the cardiologist, and of course... Dr. Adams and Nurse Carol.

I am thrilled to make this incredibly boring update on our precious little Mercy Noelle.
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11 comments:

  1. That is an absolutely wonderful report! She is so beautiful!!

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  2. You have some of the good-lookinest kids, and that Mercy-girl is no exception!
    Thanks Lord!!!

    Thanks for posting more pictures Carri. I always enjoy seeing your beautiful family in that lovely place you live:-)

    Hope you're feeling well here at the end of your pregnancy.

    Love ya!
    -me

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  3. Praise the Lord. What a wonderful report. She just looks happier. :)

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  4. I am so glad that she is doing well. She is adorable!

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  5. She is still very pretty, no matter what. Praise God she is doing well.
    Cindy

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  6. So happy that you got a good report - what a blessing!

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  7. Boring reports are the best kind! Lisa~

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  8. And I am thrilled to read an incredibly boring report! Praise God!

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  9. That's wonderful news! The hemangioma looks great - and she's such a beautiful girl!
    Keeping you in our prayers...

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