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Discussion BoardNew Stents now working ! was posted 02/21/2006 10:19 pm by Tony UK
Since the Blood Test last Wednesday (br = 433) to Monday this week (Br =
331), the Billirubin level has fallen 100 points which is very good news.
Although this value is still very high (Norm < 20), it does now been that the
Liver Function is back working after the ERCP Procedures, and that the new
Stents – metal this time, not plastic are doing their job well. Br needs to
fall to <70 to restart Chemo, which I assume is the next step, unless Nigel
Heaton needs to do some more tests first. Liver Enzymes are also fairly
stable and showing a persistent, but slight decrease.
It is, after all, only 10 Days since I left Kings but clearly feels a lot
I feel pretty good at the moment, bit more energy, able to get out and do
things, shopping etc.
So, a little bit of good news to balance the very tragic stories of late -
Good Luck to you all, sepecially those suffering so much at the moment - Tony
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