Our week spent commuting to the @ClevelandClinic



We just had our 4th and final appointment at the Cleveland Clinic in the last 5 days.  We have a short reprieve but begin all over again very soon.

Today, Lizze had to be in radiology for a Barium swallow study.  This was because she’s been choking a great deal lately.

Apparently, after the study was concluded, they discovered that swallowing isn’t her problem. 

The problem lies in her stomach.  They explained that basically, what goes into her stomach, just sits there and collects. The reason she feels like she’s choking is because sometimes, the contents of her stomach are literally backing there way, all the way back up and into her esophagus. 



I think this is called a slow stomach.

This might also explain the constant nausea.

Now we have to go back to her gastrointerologist and find out what additional tests need to be done.  There will be additional test required.



Aside from that, it was a 3 hour drive for a 20 minute appointment. 

That part sucked really bad, especially for Emmett.

Lastly, we had to do get Lizze’s knee brace before finally heading home. 

image

image


This site is managed via WordPress for Android, courtesy of the @SamsungMobileUS Galaxy Note 2 by @Tmobile. Please forgive any typos as autocorrect HATES me. 😉

Check out my #Autism Awareness Store to find really cool and unique #Autism Awareness Clothing and Accessories, designed by me. 😉

For more ways to help the Lost and Tired family, please visit Help the Lost and Tired Family.

Take a second and answer the poll

Does your child with Autism struggle with the holiday's?

Facebook Profile photo

About Rob Gorski

Father to 3 with Autism and husband to my best friend. Oh...and creator fo this blog. :-)

  

Leave a Reply (Login to the site or comment as a guest)

Please Login to comment
avatar

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

  Subscribe  
Notify of