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losing it - but do not like it - surgery confusion

Tuesday, January 04, 2011

OK I have lost 13 pounds since my surgery ordeal began. Granted - while in the ICU I was on a "liquid" diet of an IV. Two days later - solid foods. Once home, I found that I need to eat 6 small meals a day, mostly protein. Granted I spend as much time in the bathroom as I do the kitchen these days, but I am only 15 days post-op first surgery and 8 days post-op the second.

Tomorrow I am going to see my family doctor, Thursday the 1st surgeon; the only reason I am returning to the 1st surgeon - I want my pathology report without delay!!

I feel the first surgeon should have NEVER released me from the hospital after my original surgery, as they could not get my pain under control. When I returned to her office, three days post-op in agony, she should have sent me DIRECTLY to the hospital. I called her office every day and the on-call doctor nightly, expressing my discomfort.

I am waiting to hear from the second (emergency) surgeon to get instructions, as I was given NONE \upon my discharge, I do not know if this was at the discretion of the first surgeon or not, but she informed me that she will not be removing the stent that was put in me, because she did not perform that surgery.

Oh WHAT FUN it is to ride..... ;o)

God is holding my LIFE in HIS hands!
God Bless you!
Jean

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CBEVNOW 1/4/2011 9:32PM

    Jenla, so sorry you have gone through all this. I just dont understand some Dr. A nurse told me this joke one time.
DO YOU KNOW THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN GOD AND A DR.
GOD DOESNT WANT TO BE A DR.. DO YOU GET IT SHE WAS SAYING MOST DR. THINK THEY ARE GOD. I think if we took more action against these Dr. may be they would shape up. I didnt, with my former family dr. and i should have. This is why I'm going to new Renal Dr. That's a hard way to lose weight. Take care of your self.
Caroline





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THEADMIRAL 1/4/2011 6:36PM

    What a rough, tough journey you've had! I've been praying for your healing and that's the most important focus. God will handle the surgeon/hospital situation. emoticon

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CELEBRATELIFE1 1/4/2011 5:55PM

    I pray that our Father will give you the wisdom you need to get through this with a great testimony.

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VISUALLYRICS 1/4/2011 4:02PM

    God Bless you, dear SP friend!! ...what a pleasure it is to read you blog today...your attitude is refreshing though this dark place. I am so encouraged! emoticon
My prayers are with you today!! ...check out my blog, "Captivated by Abba".
I am walking with you through prayer.

love ~ Laura

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ECHOBLUE1 1/4/2011 3:54PM

    Good Grief -- too bad the doctors can't go through the same thing you have. they'd sure get things ironed out fast. they are disgusting. Praying things get better. Think you've been through the worst now. Hugs, Echo emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon

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CATLADY_56 1/4/2011 1:36PM

    Oh my goodness! what a ride you have been on. I hope you are feeling much better soon. Praying for you. emoticon

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SONICB 1/4/2011 12:24PM

    Best of luck, JEANLA! Stay strong!

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26M8J7 1/4/2011 12:13PM

    Continuing in prayer for you!
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BIGDAD1211 1/4/2011 12:12PM

    Praying to the Father for your speedy recovery Jeanla.
In Jesus Name

Greg

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MZSUD2011 1/4/2011 12:05PM

    Gosh Jeanla. I had no idea that you were going through all of this. You will be in my prayers and I pray all goes well at the doctors visit.

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LORETTA24 1/4/2011 11:50AM

    emoticon You are in my prayers. emoticon Keep smiling sunshine. emoticon

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DIAMONDMAMA 1/4/2011 11:26AM

    Praying that you will continue to recover and that your pathology report comes back negative!

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