It’s not really been a ‘good news’ day today.
Clare had an appointment at
She has what they call a ‘Ductal carcinoma in situ’ or simply for short DCIS; it’s a cancerous situation of course and in Clare’s case it’s considered ‘High Grade’ which obviously carries more risk.
We talked to her a couple of times since this morning and naturally we’re all very concerned but after the initial shock had worn off, she seems very positive. She’s had explained what the condition is and how it can be treated – I also found this very helpful website which explains the issues more fully for us as well.The good news is that they’ve found it and it can be successfully treated so at this stage the prognosis seems to be good. We are all praying to God for a successful outcome.
Clare will be admitted into
Coincidentally she, John and the boys are coming down on Friday this week to see Andrew, Sue and the kids before they go back to