Some Great News for Our Little Celebrity

From my other blog, a happy update on grandson Ben…

Believing for Ben

While Ben’s parents were planning their upcoming December trip back to New York for more surgery for our little trooper, they received great news.  Dr. B. called today and said that after studying the latest images from Ben’s recent MRIs, he sees no need for the surgery.  The new fistula that had formed in Ben’s brain is now nowhere to be found!

Ben in pool-2

In May, Dr. B. had said that the new fistula had formed because of pressure in the brain caused by the unexpected reopening of the original fistula.  He further told Ben’s parents that the new fistula might heal itself after the surgery was done to repair the reopened original fistula.  And it has!

Here’s what Ben’s dad said tonight:

The MRI looked so good that, unless Ben develops new symptoms, we do not have to go back to NYC in December for a six-month check-up. As long as Ben continues…

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5 Comments Add yours

  1. Amy says:

    Thank you so much for the update!

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  2. nimi naren says:

    This is wonderful news indeed. Sending many prayers for Ben


    1. Yes, it is good news! I appreciate your comment and your prayers.

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  3. wisreader says:

    That is just the best isn’t it?!? You have my sincerest hopes for continued great news, and congratulations – to you, and to one and all, especially your little awesome grandson. Good job, Ben!!


    1. Thank you so much! We absolutely were expecting another trip to New York and another brain surgery. This came as a most welcome surprise!

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