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Re: [IPk] RE: ip-uk-digest V4 #116



Hi Brenda

Is David perhaps okay to ask the question himself at this stage? I
know you have a lot on your plate and maybe he'll have more of a
chance to chat with the doctors?

Melissa

On Thursday, June 23, 2011, Brenda Cookson <email @ redacted> wrote:
> Hi Melissa
>
> Yes, I will definitely ask the question if I get the chance. I can see that
> David is really bothered by the fact that they don't know what caused it,
> which I'm sure anyone would be in his situation because obviously he also has
> the fear of it happening again.
>
> Brenda, mum of David, 22.
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>> Date: Thu, 23 Jun 2011 08:00:56 +0100
>> Subject: Re: [IPk] RE: ip-uk-digest V4 #116
>> From: email @ redacted
>> To: email @ redacted
>>
>> Hi Brenda
>>
>> I would say don't presume anything....many diabetologists are just
>> that: diabetologists.
>>
>> For example, in Oxford the diabetes service is at the John Radcliffe
>> in a special ward and the Addison's clinic is at the Churchill
>> hospital. Theoretically, perhaps they should share a corridor but they
>> don't.
>>
>> You may be the only person in this situation who suggests that
>> Addison's be investigated. At the very least, the doctors can rule it
>> out if David tests negative for it. At this point it seems worthwhile
>> to follow any leads, no?
>>
>> Take care
>>
>> Melissa
>>
>> from them though
>> > and I
>> >> > will ask about Addisons if I get the chance. I would assume that
> diabetes
>> >> > specialists may also be knowledgeable about Addisons as they are both
>> >> > presumably endocronological (sp?)
>> >> >
>> >> > Brenda, mum of David, 22
>> >> .
>> > .
> .
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