Operations.

The following is a list of all procedures or operations Sophie has undergone under a general anaesthetic. None have been completed in under an hour (except for the bronchoscopy).


April 2007 - TOF/OA repair.(see what is TOF/OA)

May 2007 - First oeophageal dilatation. (To stretch open oesophagus)

May 2007 - Second oesophageal dilatation.

June 2007 - Third oesophageal dilatation.

August 2007 - Fourth oesophageal dilatation.

September 2007 - Nissen fundoplication.(To stop Sophie being sick/reflux)

September 2008 - PEG insertion. (Tube in stomach to artificially feed)

November 2009 - PEG changed to Mic-key button, lung lavage and long line insertion.

February 2010 - Lung lavage and long line insertion.

June 2010 - Port inserted. (Permanent IV access under skin)

November 2010 - Bronchoscopy. (camera into airways and mucus samples taken to see if any bacteria are present)

August 2012 - Bronchoscopy. (camera into airways and mucus samples taken to see if any bacteria are present)

Please feel free to ask any questions in relation to any of the above.

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