Good news from the plastic surgeon, plus more excitement than we planned for.
Today Jessica took Namine to see Dr. Denny, the plastic surgeon. After the results of the sleep study, CT scan, and bronchoscopy, he said that she’s a good candidate for having a jaw distraction. We know she’s doing well, but it’s still reassuring to hear a doctor say it. Namine will be scheduled for the operation sometime between December and January. She’ll be in the hospital for about a week, and I don’t remember how long she’ll have the hardware. Namine should lose the trach by next summer.
Welcome to our new virtual home on the interwebs, eichefam.net. Since is the new family website, this’ll be home to more than just Namine’s blog, but not to worry! Just click on Namine’s name under the categories there on the right. Or just go to eichefam.net/namine and you’re all set. I hope everybody enjoyed their holiday weekend. We just got back (oh, just a couple hours ago) from my aunt’s house, a few hours north. Namine had a blast. On the trip back home, Jessica drove, so I sat in back with The World’s Most Stubborn Child. It was plain to see that she was tired, but oh, the sights! And she would. Not. Sleep. But soon after cares and putting […]