Kimberly (kimberly_a) wrote,
Kimberly
kimberly_a

  • Mood:

Suck

My dad had his MRI this morning. Apparently, the tumor is larger than they thought it would be and it is located among some crucial blood vessels. The surgeon said the situation is urgent, and so Dad is having surgery on Wednesday.

I arrive Tuesday night, so I'll get to see him and talk to him before his surgery. I wish I could have gotten there sooner, but the flights were prohibitively expensive. That seems kind of petty now.

I keep telling myself that lots of people have had brain surgery and gone on to live perfectly normal lives. But I'm still afraid.

I leave early tomorrow morning, planning to return home late Friday night. If things are going really badly, I'll stay longer.
Tags: dad
Subscribe

  • (no subject)

    The withdrawal symptoms are much better now. No nausea today at all. Only slight digestive difficulties. Headaches still terrible, but I don't think…

  • (no subject)

    I went to CWC today for the first time since the gum graft surgery, so it's been 3 full weeks. It was weird. All kinds of stuff has changed in just…

  • Now visible to everyone (since Shannon got his in his Xmas stocking already)

    There are three bookmarks in each image, and I notice that some of the edges of the images seem to have been clipped when LJ loaded them, so the…

Comments for this post were disabled by the author