My Journey

June 7, 2010

Back to Vellore for a checkup. Cancer is a great leveler. (8 months post-transplant)

June 4, 2010

Dr. MammenChandy – a note of gratitude! (8 months post-transplant)

May 3, 2010

Good Bye Mumbai, Welcome Ahmedabad. A new chapter begins in the shadow of hospitals in Ahmedabad. (7 months post-transplant)

December 16, 2009

Not Suppress Immunity and Risk of Graft Vs Host Disease (GVHD). (2 months 10 days post-transplant)

November 28, 2009

Finally discharged from hospital but staying in Vellore for regular checkups. (1 month 21 days post-transplant)

October 30, 2009

Blood parameters down dangerously. Waiting for a miracle. (23 days post-transplant)

October 9, 2009

7th Oct transplant done. Karva-Chauth day. Complete isolation. (2 days post-transplant)

September 4, 2009

Cancer enters spine. Treatment started. Donor still elusive. Again a Black Cat in darkroom. (9 months 16 days from detection)

August 25, 2009

Life hangs by a thin thread. 9/10 Italian Donor finalized for transplant as best option. (9 months 6 days from detection)

August 3, 2009

Cancer came back in July in Haridwar. Rushed to CMC Vellore for Salvage chemo. Life in Vellore. (8 months 15 days from detection)

June 17, 2009

Donor turns out to be in-eligible due to age. 6months lost. The grind starts again. (7 months from detection)

May 27, 2009

Donor gone on vacation! His complete testing pending. Fingers crossed. Remission continues. (6 months 9 days from detection)