Posts Tagged ‘eGFR’

“The Letter” arrived…

Late last Friday afternoon, I got The Letter. The one I’d been waiting for. The one that would tell me if the Multidisciplinary Renal Transplant Committee had approved me for transplant. I read The Letter three times before I realized that it didn’t say what I was expecting. I was looking for those exact words: […]

I Can’t Complain

32 years ago, I was diagnosed with Chronic Kidney Disease, also called CKD (specifically, I had Membraneous Glomerulonephritis (chronic)). I was living near Allentown, PA, at the time, and my doctor, Dr. Paul Bosonac, was awesome. He spent a lot of time explaining what was wrong with me (basically, he explained it as “holey nephrons”), […]