Rainy Day Picture: Day 10

Saturday, November 9, 2019, 3:50 pm

Rainy Day Photography: Day 10
“I love the shape of this tree!”

Rain and an early sunset could not stop us from having an intrepid St. Edwards State Park hike with Ellen and Lakka. But we did change pants and socks when we got home.

EIAE Update: Stanford Report

Yesterday Dad and I flew to California to meet with Dr. Jason Lee, the nation’s leading expert on EIAE. He estimates he’s done surgery on 60 to 70 athletes with this condition. That’s far more than the scant half-dozen (max) Dr. Shalhub has seen and operated on.

Here’s what I learned about EIAE and my options at Stanford.

TL;DR: Skip to the summary.

Diagnosis

CT Scan

First, I had an appointment to do a CT scan a couple hours before seeing Dr. Lee. He has a specific CT protocol to look for what he thinks causes the symptoms (see below!). Continue Reading >>