Oscar Saxelby –Lee is a boy from Worcester, was suffering from terminal leukemia.
He was being diagnosed with a deadly form of the disease since December after his bruises turned into cancer.
Approximately five thousand people waited for hours to lend their hand to help to save Oscar Saxelby –Lee after hearing the request of his parents.
The young boy is fighting against the time. The five years old boy is being diagnosed with a rare form of cancer. The boy needs a stem cell donor that will give a lifesaving opportunity to him.
Oscar is being diagnosed with cancer since December 28 after his bruising turned into leukemia.
Fighting against the time
According to the doctors, Oscar has only three months in his hand to find a matching stem cell that can save his life.
The report says approximately 4800 donors lined up for the test at the Pitmaston Primary School, located at Worcester. They arranged the test center where they can find the donor match.
According to the report of the Sun Online, one of Oscar’s family friends called Lin Forward said that Oscar’s mother Olivia is standing strong in a tough time.
According to Oscar’s mother Olivia, Oscar is not able to eat anything. He is kept in the isolation. Earlier he could walk to the hospital adjacent shop by using the walking frame.
The ultimate fighter
Oscar’s mother Olivia is being strong all the time. She is accompanying Oscar in the hospital all the time. According to her, it is the worst time for every parent.
According to Oscar’s teacher Sarah Keating, this is the first time in her twenty years long career that she is witnessing a child is going through such severity. She also said that people hear about children, suffering from cancer and the next day people forget the news. This incident in terms is unforgettable.
Oscar’s news shook their school she also said that last Christmas Oscar was a healthy and happy child. Now they are trying to help Oscar by finding a donor match.
Stem cell Transplantation
The blood stem cell transplantation is also known as hematopoietic stem cell transplantation and is used to save lives from the dreadful disease. Patients suffering from cancer usually undergo chemotherapy or entire body irradiation.
This treatment tends to ruin the healthy blood stem cells along with the cancer cells. This treatment cannot cure all patients. The patients need to take stem cells via drip, and it helps to gain back cells into the bone marrow.
According to the survey, approximately fifty thousand people go through this dripping process.
Oscar’s parents pleaded for the donor match for their son. They launched a campaign where they tried to get a maximum number of donor match for little Oscar.
According to Oscar’s mother Olivia, Oscar’s smile is giving them the strength to fight. She also said that Oscar is being strong throughout his diagnosis.
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