, a phone call that he made two days before). His comprehension, already affected by a stroke
that he had three years ago, is getting worse. Physical symptoms include red palms, along with "knots" underneath the skin, and red, blotchy skin (upper torso). In the past two months, he has lost about 15 lbs. without trying. His appetite is poor, and he is easily fatigued. He also sounds like he has a lot of congestion in his chest (kind of a wheezy, rattling sound).