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On the road to recovery again! (Pic w/ LOTS of tubes!)

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 Well, after being bumped all day, Shane finally had his operation to re-position and open up his pulminary branch. The surgeon felt terrible that it took two operations & said it should have only taken the first one. We don't blame him for this, he was incredible both times & has saved my sons life time & time again! We are blessed to have him as our surgeon.

Shane did amazing, his pulminary branch is "normal" for now & the pressures are much lower (YIPPEE!). The fluid in his upper body should starting draining in a couple of days. Once again, the next 48 hours are absolutely critical to his recovery. Matt & I would like to say a HUGE thank-you to everyone who has faithfully prayed, been supportive & sent along kind words. We are at absolute peace with our decision and couldn't be more thankful to have such a strong, brave, little boy!

I'm off to try and catch some rest - what a long week it's been.

Here is our little fighter:

Yes, he's got lots of tubes & wires, but this is what a true miracle looks like!

by on May. 5, 2012 at 10:47 PM
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kjbennett26
by Kate on May. 6, 2012 at 9:39 AM

 He's such a fighter!  Hope he has a speedy recovery Tamara!!

jordynsmom08
by Member on May. 6, 2012 at 9:53 AM
Praise God!!! He is such an icredible, strong handsome and amazing little boy! I will continue to pray that he gets better and healthier everyday!!!!
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krystyneh
by on May. 6, 2012 at 9:55 AM
I'll be praying that he makes a fast and safe recovery
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xo.MommyW.xo
by on May. 6, 2012 at 9:58 AM

Aww poor baby :( was he preemie

Caitlin_mommyx3
by on May. 6, 2012 at 10:00 AM
Hoping for a quick recovery!
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mindi6103
by on May. 6, 2012 at 10:02 AM
So glad everything went well. I hope he continues to get better. You all are in my thoughts & prayers.
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lenoxclan
by Lenox on May. 6, 2012 at 10:16 AM

YAY for a successful surgery.. Prayers for a fast recovery..HUGS momma

daulton_dustin
by on May. 6, 2012 at 10:46 AM
He is such a true stong n a mircle lil boy!! U all will still be in my prayers. Good luck Shane, Tamara and Matt! Hope everythings still works out, lots of hugs lil man!
Autiziumom
by on May. 6, 2012 at 8:32 PM
I would b proud to have a son like that!
Courtney610
by Courtney on May. 6, 2012 at 8:33 PM
What a strong little guy! Hugs!
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