6 year old Reese, if you're so moved

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6 year old Reese, if you're so moved

Post by Hovannes » Mon Jun 18, 2018 9:19 am

She is going in for corrective surgery tomorrow, June 19 at UCSF Children's Hospital to fix a Vascular Ring
"A congenital anomaly in which the aorta arch and it's branches are completely encircling and compressing the esophagus and trachea.

A pretty scary operation for a little girl who just completed from kindergarten. They tell me recovery takes 12 weeks in the hospital.
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Re: 6 year old Reese, if you're so moved

Post by Goose55 » Mon Jun 18, 2018 9:27 am

3 months hospital recovery. I am floored by that so I can't begin to imagine how you folks feel. Most fervent and sincere Prayers Up for little Reese and Company.
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Re: 6 year old Reese, if you're so moved

Post by sweetandsour » Mon Jun 18, 2018 9:33 am

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Re: 6 year old Reese, if you're so moved

Post by OldWorldSwine » Mon Jun 18, 2018 9:49 am

Hovannes wrote:
Mon Jun 18, 2018 9:19 am
She is going in for corrective surgery tomorrow, June 19 at UCSF Children's Hospital to fix a Vascular Ring
"A congenital anomaly in which the aorta arch and it's branches are completely encircling and compressing the esophagus and trachea.

A pretty scary operation for a little girl who just completed from kindergarten. They tell me recovery takes 12 weeks in the hospital.
Praying. What's your relationship?
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Post by JMG » Mon Jun 18, 2018 9:53 am

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Post by JimVH » Mon Jun 18, 2018 11:01 am

I am so moved.

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Re: 6 year old Reese, if you're so moved

Post by Hovannes » Mon Jun 18, 2018 11:43 am

OldWorldSwine wrote:
Mon Jun 18, 2018 9:49 am
Hovannes wrote:
Mon Jun 18, 2018 9:19 am
She is going in for corrective surgery tomorrow, June 19 at UCSF Children's Hospital to fix a Vascular Ring
"A congenital anomaly in which the aorta arch and it's branches are completely encircling and compressing the esophagus and trachea.

A pretty scary operation for a little girl who just completed from kindergarten. They tell me recovery takes 12 weeks in the hospital.
Praying. What's your relationship?
She's one of my niece's daughter.

Thank you, guys!
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Post by Bloodhound » Mon Jun 18, 2018 1:22 pm

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Re: 6 year old Reese, if you're so moved

Post by Jocose » Mon Jun 18, 2018 1:54 pm

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Post by CodeMonkey » Mon Jun 18, 2018 4:52 pm

Praying.
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Post by wosbald » Mon Jun 18, 2018 5:56 pm

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Re: 6 year old Reese, if you're so moved

Post by ReverendThom » Mon Jun 18, 2018 9:59 pm

Praying. Please keep us updated

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Post by Sir Moose » Tue Jun 19, 2018 12:06 am

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Re: 6 year old Reese, if you're so moved

Post by Del » Tue Jun 19, 2018 6:25 am

For the child and her parents. :prayin:
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Post by coco » Tue Jun 19, 2018 8:32 am

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Re: 6 year old Reese, if you're so moved

Post by Hovannes » Tue Jun 19, 2018 10:33 am

Last night her parents took her to see the Giants play against the Marlins.
She went back to hotel at 9:00 because of the pre op fast, so she didn't see 'em lose.
She was taken into surgery this morning
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Re: 6 year old Reese, if you're so moved

Post by Winton » Tue Jun 19, 2018 11:09 am

Praying for her and the rest of the family.

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Post by OldWorldSwine » Tue Jun 19, 2018 1:46 pm

More prayers.
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Re: 6 year old Reese, if you're so moved

Post by Hovannes » Tue Jun 19, 2018 2:03 pm

Reese is out of surgery and in the ICU.
While she was in surgery, a space opened up at the Ronald McDonald House located inside the Children's Hospital, one floor from where Reese will be.
This is good news since her little sister Rowan, 8 months old, is with them so her parents will be able to take turns sitting with Reese.
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