The waiting game

The waiting game

It’s pretty daunting the waiting game. My phone rang today and it was the hospital and my heart took an extra beat or two. It was only to talk about some additional things they want to do such as check his blood oxygen level as that had been pretty low and of course lab work so they can update his listing on the transplant waiting list. Depending on the O2 level may require additional tests like what they call a bubble echo. They checked the blood flow into his lungs while we were at Pittsburgh and it looked good, but there is that concern that his breathing is not what it should be and is more than likely related to the failing liver. If the…