If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ in HCMA Announcements. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. Your Participation in this message board is strictly voluntary. Information and comments on the message board do not necessarily reflect the feelings, opinions, or positions of the Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Association. At no time should participants to this board substitute information within for individual medical advice. The Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Association shall not be liable for any information provided herein. All participants in this board should conduct themselves in a professional and respectful manner. Failure to do so will result in suspension or termination. The moderators of the message board working with the HCMA will be responsible for notifying participants if they have violated the rules of conduct for the board. Moderators or HCMA staff may edit any post to ensure it conforms with the rules of the board or may delete it. This community is welcoming to all those with HCM we ask that you remember each user comes to the board with information and a point of view that may differ from that which you hold, respect is critical, please post respectfully. Thank you

Announcement

Collapse
No announcement yet.

Shirley Mahoney update.

Collapse

About the Author

Collapse

shirleymahoney Born In Tulsa Oklahoma and have a wonderful husband and 2 great children Find out more about shirleymahoney
X
 
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • sandylevitt
    replied
    Re: Shirley Mahoney update.

    thanks for the update. I am also thinking of you Ken, after having
    just been thru this. hope everything goes well the rest of the way.

    sandy

    Leave a comment:


  • Pam Alexson
    replied
    Re: Shirley Mahoney update.

    Thanks for the update on Shirley I, like everyone I can see by the postings have been waiting and trying to be patient, sending positive thoughts to you all. It is such great news to hear. Tell her how happy we all are and hope she will soon be back on the board. The circulation improvement is wonderfull ,I remember what that first improvement felt like . I am sure there will be many more positives to report. A big Woo Hoo to Shirley. Pam

    Leave a comment:


  • Dolly (Andrew's mom)
    replied
    Re: Shirley Mahoney update.

    Glad to hear everything went well! I hope her recovery continues to be quick and uncomplicated.

    Leave a comment:


  • Reenie
    replied
    Re: Shirley Mahoney update.

    Way to go, Shirley! I hope you feel lots better soon!

    Reenie

    Leave a comment:


  • Linda
    replied
    Re: Shirley Mahoney update.

    Ken, thanks for the update. I'm so glad things are going well, give Shirley our best! Linda

    Leave a comment:


  • mtlieb
    replied
    Re: Shirley Mahoney update.

    Thanks for posting to let us know about Shirley. Great news that she is doing so well! Please tell her we all said hi and are thinking about her

    Leave a comment:


  • Lisa Salberg
    replied
    Re: Shirley Mahoney update.

    Send my best wishes to Shirley! We look forward to hearing from her soon!

    Lisa

    Leave a comment:


  • cynthiaG
    replied
    Re: Shirley Mahoney update.

    thank you, Ken for the update on Shirley....I'm so happy everything went well hugs to Shirley!

    Leave a comment:


  • Ralph
    replied
    Re: Shirley Mahoney update.

    It's wonderful that Shirley is doing well. Thank the Lord! I hope she continues her speedy recovery and is up doing things she couldn't do before and having a much improved quality of life.

    I'll be having a by-pass and myectomy soon and am looking forward to feeling better with less or no chest and arm pain and move vigor.

    God Bless you,

    Ralph

    Leave a comment:


  • Midge Rollins
    replied
    Re: Shirley Mahoney update.

    Such good news. Hang in there Shirley and keep us posted. I had my myectomy 23 years ago. things have really changed. I was in for 11 days. So much better now. Will keep you in my prayers.

    Leave a comment:


  • shirleymahoney
    started a topic Shirley Mahoney update.

    Shirley Mahoney update.

    Hi there, everyone. (please excuse the spelling errors)

    This is Ken, Shirley's husband and have good news. The Septal Myopothy went very well. Dr. Zocco said there were no suprises and the myatriel valve did NOT need any work. It fell right back into place and is working fine. He removed a piece about the size of your thumb (1.5cm X 2 cm) from her septem without complications. Her surgery lasted less than 4 hours and she tolerated the procedure well. Yesterday, (Monday), she was off the ventilator about 4 p.m. and was resting pretty well concidering. Her color and bloodflow to her toes was much better than before surgery. Today she is in good spirits and talking, sitting up and eating soft food. She should be moved to the stepdown unit today and have her chest tube and central line removed as well. Hopefully she will be able to go online from there. Thank you all for all the support you have given her through all of this.

    She is doing great and may be home as early as Friday or Sat.


    thanks again, Ken

Today's Birthdays

Collapse

Working...
X