Case Study: Jimmy T

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An 11-year-old boy named Jimmy T suffers from lymphoma. Without the treatment of chemotherapy he is said to pass away within 6 weeks. Besides having lymphoma, he also suffers from an incurable neurological disease. Just alone with the disease he is said to only live up to 18-years-old. This disease will greatly affect him. It’ll eventually cause him lose his ability to walk and talk. He is aware of all of this and has accepted it. He lets it be known that he is okay with going to be with God. He does not want the chemotherapy. The parents are against this and tell the doctors go ahead with the treatment. With Jimmy’s understanding/knowledge of his condition and the suffering he’ll have to deal with from both the lymphoma and incurable
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