wbc

30 Days of Light

We’ve now gone 30 days since Day +100, and things continue to slowly improve. Our last few visits have seen …

Day +37: All By Herself!

Another milestone this morning. Zoe’s counts all went up today for the first time without any cell growth medication or …

Day +34

Still in the hospital, it’s looking more and more like we’ll be here ’til next week. Zoe continues to have …

Day +28: 7.3

Counts are holding up still despite the cessation of the growth factor, her WBC was 7.3 today. Down from 11.1, …

Day +27: 11.1

Zoe’s WBC counts were at 11.1 today, which is significant for two reasons. One, she has white cells! Reason enough …

Day +24: All Quiet

Things are fairly quiet around here. Zoe is growing cells, and we’ve swapped again so that I’m back in the …

Day +20

Well we appear to be on the right track, Zoe is growing cells pretty rapidly now. Her WBC count was …

Day +16

Everything is going well here. Zoe had physical therapy and she’s ready to explode we think, now that she’s starting …

Day + 15: All About ANC

Zoe’s WBC count was 0.4 (400) today. It’s her highest in a long time, since conditioning, and we are really …

Day +13

We had a visit from Dr. S yesterday afternoon, and it was very positive overall. Zoe was feeling good and …

Day +11: Happy Fourth!

Zoe is doing well today, much improved from yesterday I would say. She is sleeping the day away, and that’s …

Day +8: Never a Dull Day

Each day seems like a whirlwind here, or at least, a whirlwind as experienced through a dense fog of fatigue. …

Day -21: Campath Full Dose

Our second day of conditioning brings the first full dose of Campath, and a much higher chance of a reaction. …

Day -22: Starting Campath

We’re off and running now. Campath started today at 11:30am on a stepped dosing process, which means she gets an …