When the catheter was returned to the right side of my brain, I had a 5 millimeter intraparenchymal
Correct placement of shunt birth to 2009
|Correct shunt placement 2014 to present|
|Incorrect shunt placement 2009-2014|
Since last week it's been moving back to the right where it's suppose to be or at least trying to. I have a wheelchair and I'm able to move myself around via feet.
I've had to re learn to walk, speak, swallow, stand and breathe. All of these things are difficult when you are trying to recover from multiple brain injuries. It can be very frustrating and exhausting. I continue to have pains in my abdomen and vibrations inside my head multiple times a day.
Since March 12 I've had OT, PT and ST each twice a day for six hours a day. My release date is April 8. I will have outpatient therapy twice a week for 3 hours a day after I return home.