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£7,790
raised of £20,000 target by 188 supporters

    Weʼve raised £7,790 to help provide cancer treatment for Abigail which cannot be funded by the NHS

    Leicester
    Funded on Tuesday, 31st December 2019

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    Story

    Abigail was born with Dilated Cardiomyopathy, at the age of 10, she went into heart failure and required a heart transplant.

    In April 2018, she was diagnosed with Post Transplant Lymphoma Disease (PTLD), a type of cancer caused by immune suppression.

    Much of 2018 has been spent receiving chemo, and whilst it has reduced the disease it has not totally destroyed it.

    Abigail's PTLD is a rare form and there are two drugs, Bortezemib and Daratumumab which can be used to elimate the cancer. However, the NHS are not prepared to fund the use of the Bortezemib down to cost and claims that there isn't enough evidence to prove effective. Bortezemib is used in the USA for the treatment and evidence is available to prove the effectiveness.
    The Daratumumab has also been refused by the drug company.

    We are trying to raise funds to enable us to provide the Bortezemib for Abigail's treatment, either in the UK or elsewhere.

    Every penny and pound contributed to this cause is welcomed with much love and thanks!

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      188

      • Cheryl Hennessey

        Cheryl Hennessey

        Jul 19, 2019

        Have only just heard about your plight. Abigail looks a remarkable young lady and has an amazing and supportive family. Stay strong xx

        £20.00

      • Farkad & Andre Kreidi

        Farkad & Andre Kreidi

        May 6, 2019

      • Anonymous

        Anonymous

        Apr 28, 2019

        Good luck Abigail ! X

        £10.00

      • Maxine Whale

        Maxine Whale

        Apr 12, 2019

        £10.00

      • Anonymous

        Anonymous

        Apr 10, 2019

        Wishing you a full return to health.

        £5.00

      • Epworth Forest Juniors Football Club'

        Epworth Forest Juniors Football Club'

        Apr 9, 2019

        This is the sponsored walk money we hope it helps and Abigail gets well soon.

        £2,920.00

      • Sheila Bobe

        Sheila Bobe

        Apr 8, 2019

        £10.00

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