Chemo Round 3: Day ?: Always Expect the Unexpected

So yesterday was supposed to be day 1 of Round 3 of Shyanne’s treatment for AML. We had been home for around three weeks this time due to her numbers not recovering quickly. When we got to clinic her numbers were AMAZING as her ANC was 3000! It had more than tripled since last week.

Bone Marrow Biopsy #2

I meant to post this last night but Shyanne was not having it as she wanted all of the attention. Yesterday was a bit anxious to me. Bringing her back to the hospital really makes me anxious as I’m constantly wondering if I’ve overlooked any important signs or if she might spike a fever while… Continue reading Bone Marrow Biopsy #2

Chemo Round 1: Day 1: Lumbar Puncture, Central Line Placement, and First Dose

It’s been another long day today. The team came for Shyanne around 7:00am… we weren’t expecting them for about an hour so we had to rush and finish up a few things. We went down to preop and answered a ton of questions and then waited for a bit as the doctors, surgeons, nurses, and… Continue reading Chemo Round 1: Day 1: Lumbar Puncture, Central Line Placement, and First Dose