This is my gorgeous brother Fred.
Last Monday he was rushed to hospital for 3cm of fluid around his heart and a mass in his lungs. By Wednesday he had surgery to drain the heart and get a lung biopsy.
On Friday morning he was told he had a serious form of Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma but he told the doctor’s he needed to leave to visit our father, who had Pancreatic Cancer with Liver Secondaries.
On our way to see our dad, who lives three hours away, our beloved father died. We were only 30 mins from his bedside and devastated to not be with him at the end.
Yesterday, Fred was told he has a rare and aggressive form of cancer called Burkitt’s Lymphoma. It is Stage 4b. The tumours double every 24 hours.
Fred will now be in hospital indefinitely as he starts an intense regime of chemotherapy for months, while…
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