Archive for August, 2005

Day Nine (D+8)

Wednesday, August 31st, 2005

Today’s Counts: WBC: 0.5, ANC: ???, Hgb: 8.4, PLT: 23
It’s the last day of chemo, yay! They say once this bag is done and if I promise to drink a lot, I can be freed from the pump I have to pull everywhere.

My temperature was trending upwards last night to a high of mid-99’s (which […]

Day Eight (D+7)

Tuesday, August 30th, 2005

Todays Counts: WBC: 0.6, ANC: 48, Hgb: 8.7, PLT: 31
Check out my neutrophil count, that 48 isn’t a typo. It’s good to see that the chemo is definatly having an effect on my immune system.
I’ll tell you what, they really need to let you just sleep through the night here. I would feel a ton […]

Day Seven (D+6)

Monday, August 29th, 2005

Todays Counts: WBC: 0.8, ANC: ???, Hgb: 8.9, PLT: 31
First, I wanted to say thank you to everyone who has posted comments for me, It’s a lot of fun to read!
The lab isn’t really concerned with my ANC now because its crap either way. The total white cell count (0.8 = 800) means I’m neutropenic […]