Update on Beer B Q Paul - 12/7 back in K U Hosp

Discussion in 'Messages for All Guests and Members' started by scarbelly, Dec 7, 2011.

  1. scarbelly

    scarbelly Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    I just got off the phone with Kathryn and the news was not good. They took Paul back to KU hospital. Besides his high Potassium level he is now having some kidney issues as well. He was not passing urine and they ended up installing a catheter to help.

    Tomorrow they are going to take him over to a place with an open MRI to finally look at that mass they discovered the first time he was in the hospital. They have a new doctor now and he seems to have a better handle on how to help Paul so hopefully they are on the right track this time. 

    Kathryn does read your posts to him so please don't be shy to post on these threads. 

    Get well my friend. We need you back here!
     
    Last edited: Dec 7, 2011
  2. bmudd14474

    bmudd14474 Smoking Guru Staff Member Administrator Group Lead OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Thanks for the update Gary. Praying for him.
     
  3. seenred

    seenred Smoking Guru Group Lead OTBS Member

    Our thoughts and prayers are with Paul and his family.  Get well, Beer-B-Q!!
     
  4. michael ark

    michael ark Master of the Pit

    Hang in their .[​IMG]
     
  5. big twig

    big twig Smoking Fanatic

    Hang in there Paul! Hope you get better soon!
     
  6. sprky

    sprky Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Will keep Paul and family in our thoughts and prayers. GET well soon.
     
  7. sqwib

    sqwib Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Prayers from the SQWIB family.
     
  8. venture

    venture Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    This is a horrible roller coaster for them to have to go through.

    Prayers for all.
     
  9. smokinal

    smokinal Smoking Guru Staff Member Moderator OTBS Member ★ Lifetime Premier ★

    Hang in there buddy! Were all praying for you.
     
  10. dutch

    dutch Smoking Guru Staff Member Administrator Group Lead OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Gary-Please let Kathryn know that I'll be sending up some knee-mail to the Boss upstairs for Paul and her.

    Thanks
     
  11. mballi3011

    mballi3011 Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

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    Hang in there Paul I need some more bbq like the first ones you send me. You need to get better and start smoking again too. Hospital food really isnt that good you know.
     
  12. tjohnson

    tjohnson Smoking Guru Staff Member Moderator Insider OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Prayers from my family to your's

    Hang in there my Good Friend!

    Todd
     
  13. forluvofsmoke

    forluvofsmoke Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Oh crud, well, maybe they'll get to the bottom of it now, and you can get on with your life soon, Paul. That is a bumpy ride. Prayers for a quick diagnosis, successful treatment and a speedy recovery. This place just isn't the same without you around, my friend. Hang tough Paul & Kathryn!

    I was wondering for a while now what was going on...thanks for the update, Gary.

    Eric
     

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