What's wrong with this patient - page 3
I have a question to all my fellow nurses. My dear sister in law has lost approximately 35 pounds in 2 months without dieting, I find out yesterday that she has been vomiting a few times and I... Read More
Jul 9, '02Joined: Jan '02; Posts: 5,673; Likes: 159It is so hard to watch a loved one ignore serious symptoms.
My dear Mother lost 50 pounds quickly and laid on the couch covered with a blanket to hide her swollen legs from my Dad and little sister....
CA mets to liver...was gone in 5 days after a bad reaction to chemo ---probably vascular invasion and hemmorhage. My Dad also later developed liver mets from colon ca...he had a bronze tone to his skin without scleral jaundice.
I will pray for you and your family...try to get her in...tell her scary stories if you have to. Good luck.:kiss