June 11, 2010

Late night numbers

So its going on 2am I'm up still. Looking at The Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network (OPTN) again.  Heres the numbers tonight.

In Region 4 (Texas and Oklahoma) there are 

  • 1922 people waiting for a liver
  • 855 are females
  • 10 have Budd Chiari Syndrome
  • 92 are between the age of 18 and 34
  • 1,003 are type O blood
  • 3 are Pacific Islanders
  • 682 have a Liver MELD / PELD 11-18
  • 95 have been waiting less than 30 days
At my clinic (Methodist Specialty and Transplant) there are
  • 171 people waiting for a liver
  • 65 are female
  • 2 have Budd Chiari Syndrome
  • 9 are between the age of 18 and 34
  • 87 are type O blood
  • 1 is Pacific Islander
  • 41 have a Liver MELD / PELD 11-18
  • 5 have been waiting less than 30 days

1 comment:

  1. Baby Girl----i didnt know u were so sick--i will pray for u and the family---remember u can call or write anytime day or night--i love u all so much--wish i was closer so i could help with the little ones--take care love momma white 3215060554

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