Re: [FH] Monkey's Incredible Recheck-- HCM, CRF, CHF, Rutin, Chyle
- Hi Meredith and Monkey,
Way to go Meredith and Miracle Monkey!!!! You both are an inspiration!!!!
Candace with Cinnamon and Skylar
On 9/1/06, protectanimals <connecting@...> wrote:
> Monkey went for a recheck tonight, first time since 7/21 when the
> fluid seemed to have slowed down and her body was forming little
> pockets of scar tissue to contain the fluid. I have been concerned
> about weight gain recently, fearing the fluid was returning, and
> dreading it, cause they had told me last time that with the little
> pockets of fluid, it wouldn't really be possible to chest tap again.
> Tonight my vet said she heard NO heart murmur, NO arythmia, the
> ultrasound revealed that there is NO more fluid forming, in fact the
> little pockets of fluid have been absorbed! There is just plain NO
> FLUID!!!! Her left atrium is still huge, but the vet thinks it's
> possible that the fibrous tissue is actually serving a positive
> function of keeping the left atrium from being able to get larger!
> My vet was crying tears of joy, and I was too much shock to cry. I
> didn't ever dream, after all those chest taps of chyle that no fluid
> whatsoever would be evident.
> My current vet's "orders" are to CHANGE NOTHING!
> I consider this a group of Miracle Makers. Thanks again to everyone
> who encouraged me to try the Rutin for the chyle. And who has
> supported me through the clots and the chest taps and the diarrhea.
> And the kidney disease and subq fluids...
> I've had about 5 weeks of almost normal life and was fearing that it
> was coming to an end when I thought the fluid was starting again.
> Now I see that things have gotten even better!
> Meredith with Monkey the little Miracle Kitty
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