A Cancer Journey: My Leukemia, Part 16

chronic lymphocytic leukemia

Turns out that my left ureter was so compressed that they couldn’t install the stent.

Same problem on the right.

Only one solution: Bilateral Nephrostomy.

Hospitalized. Catheterized.

Good news: They were able to prevent further kidney damage.

Released after three days.

Bad news: Now I have two tubes penetrating my back and kidneys so that urine can drain into rubber bags strapped to my legs.

Continue… My Leukemia, Part 17

Author: Frank J Peter

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