Saturday, March 7, 2009

20 February 2009

This afternoon, Jeremy was admitted to The Children’s Hospital at Westmead and diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia (ALL).  He has to undergo a 2-year treatment of chemotherapy.  By midnight, he had been subjected to a blood test, a lumbar puncture, a bone marrow aspirate, a chest X-ray and a blood transfusion, and 2 canulas had been inserted into his arms.

To find out more about ALL, go to the Leukaemia Foundation website at 

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