Maddie\'s Journey

67 %
33 %
Information about Maddie\'s Journey

Published on June 9, 2008

Author: guestb924c4



Maddie\'s Journey Through Leukemia & Bone Marrow Transplant

Maddie’s Journey Through Leukemia & Cord Blood Transplant

10/2/2006 Diagnosis: Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia Goal: Remission in 28 Days

Treatment Plan Includes Chemo, Steroids, and Antibiotics

11/1/2006 One Month into Treatment Primary Induction Failure 

Doctors Prepare a New Treatment Plan while Current Chemo Causes Hair Loss

11/7/2006 New Treatment Plan includes Inpatient Chemo & Referral to U of M for Bone Marrow Transplant

12/14/2006 Remission is Finally Achieved!!!

12/26/2006 In Remission but Treatment Continues – Second Round of Inpatient Chemo

Winter 2006 Friends Help Make the Hospital Fun!

1/20/2007 Search of the National Bone Marrow Registry Shows No Acceptable Marrow Matches but Several Cord Blood Matches are Found

2/14/2007 Final Plans are Set for Cord Blood Transplant at U of M, Also Enrolled in Clinical Trial Studying Double Cord Transplants

2/21/2007 Off to U of M for Cord Blood Transplant

2/22/2007 Napping after Placement of 2 nd Central Line at CS Mott Children’s Hospital

Pre-Transplant Conditioning Includes 5 Days of Chemo & 4 Days of Total Body Radiation

3/5/07 Double Cord Blood Transplant

Pain From Mouth Sores Requires Continuous Morphine Failure to Take in Enough Calories Orally Makes IV Nutrition Necessary

Rising Blood Counts and Skin Rash (GVHD) Signs of Engraftment

4/9/2007 Continuing to Battle GVHD of the Skin & Gut on Easter

Multiple Medications to Control GVHD, Starting to Feel Better

4/14/2007 First Post Transplant Bone Marrow Biopsy Shows No Leukemia and 100% Donor Cells

4/20/2007 After 2 Month Stay Discharged from Mott Children’s Hospital, Moved to Apartment in Ann Arbor

Home Routine Includes Oral Meds, IV Meds, & IV Nutrition

5/21/2007 Home Again After 3 Months in Ann Arbor

Summer 2007 Follow-up Appointments at U of M Cancer Center Every 2 Weeks Throughout the Summer

8/7/2007 Poor Appetite Leads to Weight Loss and IV Nutrition is Once Again Required-Plans Made for Surgical Placement of Feeding Tube

9/21/2007 Surgery to Place Feeding Tube in Stomach – Surgical Complication Leads to Perforated Bowel And Emergency Surgery to Repair

10/31/2007 Healing from Surgery and Thriving on Tube Feedings

12/2007 Appointments to U of M Becoming Less Frequent, Reductions Made in Meds & Tube Feeds

3/5/2008 One Year Post Transplant: Leukemia Free and 100% Donor Cells

4/29/2008 Issues Being Monitored: GVHD Endocrine Issues (Hypothyroidism & Height/Weight)

Survival into the Future!!

Add a comment

Related pages

Maddie's Journey | Facebook

Maddie's Journey. 231 likes. 3 1/2 year old Maddie was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia on June 18 2012. This page was created to keep...
Read more

Home - Maddie's Journey

Maddie's Journey is a non-profit, eager to expand and continue helping teens affected by thyroid cancer.
Read more

Maddie's Journey

Maddie's doing great! She misses home but excited about all the impact God is having on her and those around her. She has been moved to maintenance and has ...
Read more

Maddie's Journey

Mom has kept me busy these last few weeks. We have had another fundraiser called Dinner for 6. It entails a private chef and mom and I serving.
Read more

Maddie's Journey: Books

Maddie's Journey on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.
Read more

Maddie's Journey 1 - is a website started by Maddie's grandmothers Cindy Sattal and Lorraine Gettis. The inspiration for this site comes from their ...
Read more

Maddie > Home - Welcome tp Shields General Store

Maddie's Story; Send Maddie a note; Upcoming Events; Donate; Welcome. Thank you for visiting the Miracle for Maddie webpage. ... Maddie's Journey ...
Read more

Maddie`s Journey - YouTube

Maddie`s Journey daniel ... This is the Journey of our daughters first 10 months of life.She has tetralogy of fallot and will be ...
Read more

Maddie’s Journey - Nationwide Children's Hospital ...

Maddie’s Journey from the day her survival was in . question, to the day we spent with her at philadelphia’s independence hall. nationwide children’s ...
Read more

Maddie's Journey: Angie Lynk: 9781629070223: Books

Maddie's Journey [Angie Lynk] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Maddie never dreamed that her life would turn out the way it has. She ...
Read more