Mae is now in surgery with Dr TS Park for the operation that will change her life.
Please keep her in your thoughts and prayers xx
12:21pm St Louis (18:21 GMT) From Mae’s Mum: ‘Just got our first call from Angie in theatre to inform that Mae is doing just great. Dr Park is almost ready to make the incision. Feeling really positive. Hopefully we will have another update in around an hr.
Thank you so much for all of these supportive messages. Feeling very loved xxxx’
13:40 St Louis (19:40 GMT) From Mae’s Mum: ‘We’ve just had our second call to say that Mae is tolerating everything and doing great. Dr Park will have finished the procedure in around an hour.’
14:30 St Louis (20:30 GMT) From Mae’s Mum: ‘Our third call: Mae is stable and Dr Park is working on closing her incision.’
14:55 St Louis (20:55 GMT) From Mae’s Mum: ‘Mae’s surgery is now complete and she will soon be in recovery x’
16:50 St Louis (22:50 GMT) From Mae’s Mum: ‘Mae is doing great. We’ve just had a transfer from recovery to Mae’s new room for the next few days’
We’ll update you on news in the morning, UK side. In the meantime we can all go to bed knowing Mae’s doing well! Thanks to everyone who has follwed Mae’s progress through the day. We were overwhelmed to reach over 2000 people at our height of activity on facebook today. Thanks for the support xx