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Byron Pratt, age 11, has Cerebral Palsy (Right Hemiplegia) caused by a stroke before birth. In 2015 he developed seizures and a rare form of Epilepsy called ESES, neither of which responded to treatment with medications. On November 3, 2017 he had a Functional Hemispherectomy. He has had many other major procedures in his short life including surgery for exotropia in both eyes, tonsils and adenoids removal, Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy (SDR), Constraint Therapy, and heel cord lengthening. The recent posts are about the Hemispherectomy and what follows. Older posts about other procedures can be found earlier in the blog or by links in the sidebar.

Friday, November 24, 2017

Fevers Fluctuating

Byron's fever is back up again - 99.4.  I have no idea why of course.  Just watching.  The number to watch on his discharge papers from the hospital is 101.  It hasn't risen up that high yet - fingers crossed.  Taking his temperature way too often :)

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