51 y/o ex-scientist. 9/24/12:GR2-3 parietal+ diffuse/infilt Astrocytoma dx 11/16/12:post-biopsy hemorrhage&seizures requiring inpatient rehab.
12/12:left arm myoclonus(tremors)
now in outpatient PT&OT
03/13-present:on 5/24 Temodar cycles.tolerating 'well enough'
06/13: Titrating off of Dilantin anti-seizure med.
07/13 Titrated off of Dilantin. next is Klonopin
please excuse my spelling & use of no caps. Left arm/hand still not 100% after post biopsy bleed
3/13 "I hope have enough time here to instill a sense of life (and death) appreciation in my boy, a will to live with vigor, intent and meaning. To accept the risks with gusto, and to keep fighting with all ye' got!"