the pig skin is still in the arm and it is healing well. (i just got a sudden craving for pork rinds)
the pathology report came back from the shoulder and it looks like they are going to start radiation on August 14th. It is precision radiation for about 60 secs to his shoulder and he will have it 5 days a week for 5 weeks.
don't worry...he won't lose any of his thick, wavy, full head of hair. he will however glow in the dark and he might grow an extra limb.