Archive | August, 2010

31 August 2010 ~ 0 Comments

It’s Not A Tumor

Saw my doctor at Cedars-Sinai today for results from last week’s tests, which all showed no abnormalities. That’s good news! From here, he sees no reason for further testing. He is calling what I have “post-infectious gastroparesis”, believing that it was most likely brought on by whatever virus I was fighting the week after Christmas. […]

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19 August 2010 ~ 3 Comments

Follow Up @ Cedars

Just finished my follow-up appointment with the Cedars-Sinai doctor. We’re navigating the traffic on the way home right now. The results of my gastric emptying study done on August 6 show that I have “severe” gastroparesis. However, I learned that the severity of the condition does not always corrolate with severity of the symptoms. He […]

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08 August 2010 ~ 1 Comment

Good Weekend

The long, but good, weekend, started too early for my taste on Friday morning when the alarm went off at 5:00 am. Colleen, Jonathan and I headed out at 6:30 for Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. I went through my first test with them in this gastrointestinal journey I’ve been on for the last 7 months. The […]

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