View Full Version : how can you tell if the body is shutting down

06-15-2009, 03:53 PM
my dad has been in the hospital for 5 weeks now he went in for a vent pop bypass and as a result that failed then he got toxic mega colin so they had to remove his colin in the mixed of that they punckerd his lung and then the leg he went in for had to be amputaded and while all this is going on his liver is starting to fail a little they say the kidney are not good hes notputting out any urine very little to none and now my sister and i are going crazycan you let me know what you think .they keep on giving him blood and his hemoglobin is down and resp is also and the poor guy is dying in painhow long do you think or will he live at all.thanks i hope you will be up front .Thank you so much

06-16-2009, 06:12 AM
You need to speak to your father's doctors & insist on speaking to their supervisors as well.

While no one other than the doctors can tell you the information you need, you are entitled to find out if there have been medical mistakes, and the doctors may be covering for one another in this.