9:00 am – Started Jason’s surgery
10:30 am – Jason’s gall bladder is out and they’re dissecting his liver. Starting my surgery now.
1:33 pm – Almost finished splitting the liver. Waiting for go-ahead from Recipient side. Jason doing great!!
3:45 pm – Jason’s right lobe was delivered to my OR room at 2:27. They are preparing the liver to go in me now. Jason should be finished between 4 and 4:30. They said Jason’s liver was beautiful and he is a rock star!!!
3:51 pm – Jason is in recovery. I will be another 4 to 6 hours
6:26 pm – They made the first connection on my new liver at 3:30. I should be finished by 8:00 pm.
8:00 pm – Surgery finished. Heading to ICU. Family will come to see me soon.
Surgery finished. Heading to ICU. Family will come to see me soon.