Tag Archives: ABR test

Pit stop

At no time does Timothy seem more active than the time when you’d like to have him calm and quiet – when he’s getting his diaper changed.  I’ve tried to come up with an analogy for what it’s like to … Continue reading

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Perfect

I want to post some good news we got today. In the past 17 months, Timothy has had 5 hearing tests whose results ranged from ‘poor’ to ‘inconclusive’ to ‘patient refuses to cooperate’.  Today, after 6 hours at Children’s Hospital … Continue reading

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Shake your blog feathers

Note: This is the final blog entry to be posted in both Caring Bridge and here. I owe Caring Bridge a big thanks for providing such a great platform for communicating about Timothy’s early health issues and later about our … Continue reading

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Waiter, more oatmeal!

Written Mar 25, 2012 We were pleased with the results of Timothy’s Auditory Brainstem Response (ABR) procedure on Monday.  Again, the results said that his hearing is pretty good and might be normal.  It seems like he is hearing better, … Continue reading

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Hear Hear!

Written Mar 19, 2012 Timothy underwent his Auditory Brainstem Response (ABR) procedure this morning at Children’s hospital.  They said that he has mild hearing loss, but that may be the result of blockage in his ear tubes or some fluid.  … Continue reading

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The Donald

Written Mar 16, 2012 Timothy had an appointment with his pediatrician this week and he’s doing great.  His height is in the 30th percentile (of a typical kid), weight in the 50th percentile and like many in his family, his … Continue reading

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