Infection Part Deux
So, mom does indeed have an infection in the incision area. She saw a wound specialist yesterday who reopened the incision in two places (ugh) to let it drain, and took a culture. She's on antibiotics and wrapped up in saline gauze wraps. Mom goes back to see him in a week. She's also camped out with Nurse Patsy. :)
I haven't yet talked to her today, so I'm not sure how she is. I can say she sounded better after the appointment, but she's up and down. Only two more days until we go yellow again.
One final note: it's often frustrating for me as I comb in the Internet for research and studies regarding bile duct and liver cancer. There simply are few to none. This morning, as I scoped for cancer recovery articles in our national medical publications database in the National Library of Medicine, there are simply zero to be found.
As I continue researching, I'm now turning to the consumer side of publications and the ever-fruitful Amazon. If anyone has good cancer recovery and recovery nutrition books that you recommend, please post their titles or an author today!
PS: I found one already! It's called: