Re: [MOL] TO ALL MOLERS ! [00203] Medicine On Line

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Dear Lillian,
Thank you so much for the update. I will keep Barb in my prayers and my
fingers crossed.
Hope you enjoyed your fourth of july.

> Lillian wrote:
> Marty just telephoned me to give you a report on his wife Barb's
> condition.  They did not take her for surgery until 3:00 p.m. ,
> surgery started at 4:00p.m. and was completed at 5:30pm.  The surgery
> was considered successful !  To help us all understand what happened
> :  Barb was on the drug Coumedin or Warfarin (same drug, different
> mfg.) the drug thinned her blood so much that she had what they call a
> slow hemorrhage over the past 7 to 8 weeks.  She will be in the
> hospital 3-4 days and recuperation time is one week.  They bore 5
> small holes and placed drains in the holes.  The drains are still in
> place.  She is not permitted to go back onto her Coumedin for at least
> a week; so they will now be watching that she does not throw a clot.
> She will not have Chemo this week, Marty is not sure when they will
> permit her back on chemo.; which ofcourse has him concerned.  So the
> news is good; however they are not out of the woods yet.  Your friend,
> lillian
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