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by MomOf9yroldW/KD
Sun Mar 22, 2015 8:57 am
Forum: KD Stories
Topic: 26 years later and I can still call myself a survivor.
Replies: 11
Views: 9328

Re: 26 years later and I can still call myself a survivor.

Very interesting! Thanks for sharing your story. My son who is now 14 years old, had KD at age 10. He seemed to have small lingering effects from KD like you are discribing, but overall was a healthy kid. He did unfortunately get diagnosed with Non-Hodgkin's Disease (Stage 3 T-cell Lymphoblastic Lym...
by MomOf9yroldW/KD
Sun Mar 22, 2015 8:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: KD and Non-Hodgkin's Disease
Replies: 1
Views: 1293

KD and Non-Hodgkin's Disease

Hi all, My son had KD when he was 9 almost 10 years old (in 2010). He survived the fight with KD and no heart complications, but just recently was diagnosed with a Non-Hodgkin's disease (Stage 3 T Lymphoblastic Lymphoma). My son is now once again in a fight for his life at age 14. Has anyone ever he...
by MomOf9yroldW/KD
Sun Mar 22, 2015 8:28 am
Forum: KD Stories
Topic: How long will this last for?
Replies: 8
Views: 5319

Re: How long will this last for?

My son is now 14 years old and was just diagnosed with Stage 3 T Lymphoblastic Lymphoma. Does any one know if there is a connection between the two? It seems that there is from what I'm finding on the internet. Just curious.
by MomOf9yroldW/KD
Tue Aug 03, 2010 5:29 pm
Forum: KD Stories
Topic: How long will this last for?
Replies: 8
Views: 5319

Re: How long will this last for?

Thank you so much, Winter! I think we are in for a long hull for sure. My son is still very sick and the doctors are all acting like nothing is wrong, just because the last echo and ekg came back okay. This is so frustrating and I am so glad there are others that understand me. I will have to look i...
by MomOf9yroldW/KD
Sun Aug 01, 2010 2:00 pm
Forum: KD Stories
Topic: How long will this last for?
Replies: 8
Views: 5319

Re: How long will this last for?

Thank you all for the advice. My sons name is Schuyler (Skyler), he will be 10 years old in September. He is still having trouble with the KD. The fever has broke finally, after 3 1/2 weeks. His rash came back 2 days after the fever broke... then even more strange, his veins in his bottom came to th...
by MomOf9yroldW/KD
Thu Jul 22, 2010 5:25 pm
Forum: KD Stories
Topic: How long will this last for?
Replies: 8
Views: 5319

How long will this last for?

My son is 9 years old and will be 10 in Sept. He was diagnosed with KD on 7/9/10 and has been sick since 7/4/10. He was hospitalized on 7/10/10 and given the IVIG treatment. The first treatment didn't work so they did a second IVIG treatment. He made better progress with the 2nd treatment, so he was...