Next Up, Bronchoscopy

Lisa is still in the hospital being treated for pneumonia and will most likely be there all week. She has been on intravenous and oral antibiotics since Friday night. Although she is feeling somewhat better, her oxygen levels are still too low, she still has shortness of breath, and her chest x-rays don’t show any marked decrease in her lung infections. The doctors have not yet identified the exact cause of the pneumonia, so tomorrow she will have a bronchoscopy, which should result in a definitive diagnosis. Once we know the pathogen causing the problem, we’ll have a better idea of her treatment and how long she’ll need to stay in the hospital.

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6 Responses to Next Up, Bronchoscopy

  1. Allen Hollander says:

    Thanks Scott. Hang in there!

  2. Patrick says:

    Thank you for the update Scott. Give Lisa all of our best wishes and hope an accurate diagnosis can be realized. Tell the girls hello!!

  3. Dee says:

    Thanks for sharing with us..sending blessings your way!

  4. Idina says:

    Thanks for the update! Sending positive energy…

  5. Steve Lewers says:

    Scot, Sio, and the girls..

    All of us at Steven Lewers & Associates are thinking of you, praying for your speedy recovery. Keep us in the loop. Best, Steve

  6. Scott, you know we don’t give up..always here. Hello to the girls. My heart to Lisa!

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