Bone Marrow aspirates, MIBG and MRI

As usual Reba was a super trooper today (5/9/19). It was a long day but all in all went well.

Her first procedure was the bone marrow aspirates, two samples from her lower back. Her back is sore but not too bad.

She then had the MIBG and MRI scans. About 5 hours under anesthesia.

We are very grateful that today we had an anesthesiologist who really listened to us about our conservative approach to drugs. There were no surprises when we came back to the recovery room, she only received the propofol and Tylenol.

Next Tuesday 5/14 we will be back to review the results with a new Attendee…🤞🙏

This was after two IV starts! Reba is so positive and able to move on quickly.
Snug bug
Long awaited popsicle post-anesthesia!
Shane came today with us and loves his apple!
He loved it so much he fell asleep with it!

4 thoughts on “Bone Marrow aspirates, MIBG and MRI

  1. Anne Vaaler May 9, 2019 / 8:40 pm

    My congregation continually holds Reba and your family in prayer. Prayers in earnest this week as you wait for next week’s appointment. Great job, Reba! Such a super trooper! ❤

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Aunt Shirley, Uncle Pat, Kelly and Casey May 9, 2019 / 10:48 pm

    Glad all went well. Shane’s apple matches his cheeks! Reba is a joy. 🙏🙏🙏


  3. Mimi May 11, 2019 / 8:22 am

    Wow Rebalicious! Those tests and scans are brutal and you all got through another one just in time for Summer fun. Much love to you all, Mimi


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s