Patient Name: Mesek
Admission Date: 26th November 2014
Discharge Date: 19th December 2014
- Motor neuron disease: amyotrophic lateral sclerosis;
- Repeated infection of the second toe of right foot skin
Treatment: Stem Cell Treatment, combine with TCM (traditional Chinese medicine).
Our patient Mesek was discharged la last Friday with all our best wishes. She comes from Croatia. She has been suffering from ALS for more than two years. During this time, she had tried various treatments in her country, however her symptom had no any improved, on the contrary, her disease got worse and worse. She has been pining away dreadfully and losing confidence. Since the onset of her illness，she had lost 20kg weight. Fortunately, she has a very good husband who loves her so much. Since she suffered from this disease, her husband was constantly at her side, taking good care of her and giving her encouragement and energy. Finally, companied and encouraged by her husband, holding the lost hope, Mesek came to ReLife International Medical Center to received related treatment.
Admission status before Stem Cell Treatment:
Before she turned to ReLife, Mesek’s condition was bad. She have difficulties in speaking and swallowing. She had choking while eating solid food and drinking, but no breathing difficulty and no drooling. Her muscular weakness of extremities, marked limited hand mobility and difficulty in holding objects. Her hands and feet were claw-shaped and she had difficulty in stretching them. She could not walk or sit on her own; however with support, she could stand and walk slowly for 10 minutes or so. While standing, the physiological curvature of spine disappeared, with cervical lordosis and thoracic kyphosis. Body joints were stiff, and limbs twitched frequently. And since the onset of her illness, she has lost 20kg weight.
Stem Cell Therapy for 3 weeks
After admission, Stem Cell Therapy was given combined with traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) and manipulation therapy. Her condition has improved, the course of treatment has completed.
Medical Condition after Stem Cell Therapy
Mesek’s overall condition has improved when she discharged. Her ability of speaking, swallowing are improved; and the choking problem is solved. The patient was conscious, spirit get better, ruddy complexion, dysarthria, more powerful when pronouncing, no chocking, muscle strength of four limbs increased, both hands can spread, left hand is less flexible. Both lower limbs move slowly, the patient can walk more distance than before, the stiffness of feet improved, the infection of toe is cured, the bowel movement is regular now, normal appetite, can eat more food than before, normal sleep.
Mesek and her husband are highly satisfied with the treatment at ReLife International Medical Center. We are also happy for her improvement. Hope Mesek can always maintain a healthy optimistic attitude, continue regular rehabilitation. Hope she can recover soon.