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Rhae's Liver Transplant

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Rhae's Story
This is Rhae Christen Gempesaw or RC, the daughter of Rhaney and Contessa Gempesaw of Biñan, Laguna in the Philippines

Several weeks after Rhae was born, her parents noticed the yellow coloring of her skin and eyes. Their concern escalated when her pediatrician felt that something wasn't quite right while examining her abdomen. One test led to another and another and another.  After a liver biopsy, Rhae was diagnosed with biliary atresia,  indicative of beginning cirrhosis and liver transplantation.

The biopsy confirmed the greatest fear any parent could ever know. Rhae needs a liver transplant. Her liver is damaged and she needs to have this surgical replacement.  Several medical opinions confirmed the diagnosis. Apart from the immense emotional stress of having a sick member of the family, there is also the seemingly insurmountable task of coming up with the funds that will be needed to have the procedure done.

The estimated cost of PhP5 - PhP6Million is indeed daunting. Rhae's parents are currently looking for other options that would need a lesser amount. So far they found out that liver transplant done in Taiwan is PhP4 - PhP 5 Million in Taiwan and PhP2 - PhP 3 Million in India. However, they also need funds to continuously support the medication of Rhae including her monthly laboratories to prepare her young body for the major procedure.

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LIVER TRANSPLANT FUNDING FOR RHAE CHRISTEN GEMPESAW by Teresa Martinez
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Update on Baby RC
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Please pray for baby RC. She will undergo CT scan anytime now to check the condition of her lungs, the doctor needs to check what was the spot seen in her lungs, she has been noted with some sticky plegm for about two days now but the doctor said that baby RC might have accumulate water in her lungs. We hope and pray that the CT scan result will be favorable to baby RC and whatever the problem or complications will be cure & eliminated and baby RC's recovery will continue. In Jesus name we pray . . .
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Truly we'll see and experience God's hands in everything that we place in His hands! Our Baby RC's positive prognosis has been astonishing her doctors. They obviously expected that it's going to be a bumpy ride to recovery for our little fighter, her pre op condition was not very promising. But God's blessings and healing hands are upon her from day 1. She is still in the ICU under close monitoring but we believe God is with her every moment, personally taking care of her. We couldn't be more grateful for every hand that clasp together and every prayer that was sent heavenward to intercede for our Baby RC. Know that we will never forget each one of you and our prayers are also with you. May our good Lord bless all of you a hundredfold. May we continue to ask for your prayers until she is completely healed and on her way home. Thank you!❤️ To GOD BE THE GLORY!
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