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Is It Only Me...?

Saturday, January 05, 2013

It happened again.

Get this, gang.

I got my splint off. HURRAY! LOL

I puttered around the house, did a few dishes, etc. I was looking forward to washing my hair. I bent down and picked up a little gray fleece lap blanket that had fallen onto the floor. I didn't realize Isis (my gray cat) had burrowed into it... SNAP!

My thumb did the same exact thing it had before, only this time it hurt clear up to my elbow.

Back to the ortho's office, only the doctor is out of town so I see his P.A. instead and get prescribed for another THREE WEEKS with the splint and then I "HAVE TO" see the surgeon again for an evaluation... ugh.

Typing with one hand is giving my shoulder fits, not to mention what it ISN'T doing for the carpal tunnel! LOL

Got to stop, y'know?

Sheesh!

Kathy emoticon
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I.M.MAGIC 1/11/2013 2:38AM

    Me too, Orchidlady! LOL

Morticia, all my bone scans have always come back perfect... it's the stuff that holds the bones together that's the problem!... I guess I'll know more in a couple more weeks... LOL
Thanks, everyone! emoticon

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ORCHIDLADY56 1/9/2013 8:43PM

    Oh honey! I am so sorry! Unbelievably bad luck! Take care of yourself and I hope this will be the last splint!

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MORTICIAADDAMS 1/9/2013 7:40PM

    Oh my gosh!! I think you need some bone studies or something. This is horrible. I hope you have a speedy recovery.

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WENDYJM4 1/9/2013 5:57PM

    oh Kathy, I am so sorry. Hugs

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SAMI199 1/7/2013 12:13AM

    I am so sorry! This is not what you needed to start the new year....(I have a talent for understatement) I hope this will be it & only the best of everything comes your way.

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SLIMMERJESSE 1/7/2013 12:12AM

    Yikes! Hope you heal fast.

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MOMMA_BEAR_69 1/7/2013 12:09AM

    Praying that you heal quickly and completely. I can't believe that happened again!!! I am so sorry... emoticon
Please be careful as you take care of yourself.
Blessings, love and hugs,
Helen

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JUSTYNA7 1/6/2013 11:00AM

    Hmmmm. Maybe you need some strengthening of the muscles around the thumb and wrist. Wearing a splint helps when you have swelling but everything gets weak. I don't know all the details so am hesitant to suggest exactly what exercises you need. Ho hum. I hated having my hand in a splint. Poor you.

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1CRAZYDOG 1/6/2013 9:56AM

    emoticon Sorry that happened yet again!

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LIBBYG7 1/6/2013 9:49AM

    Ouch, Kathy!!!

Can't catch a break - huh?? (pun intented.......)

Can you fully function with the splint? I have one that is pretty versatile -- just can't get it wet......

Feel better soon!
Luv.
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STEPHLOKI 1/6/2013 7:04AM

    Oh my gosh! I am so sorrrrrryyy!!!!!

HUgs

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NASFKAB 1/6/2013 5:43AM

  Oh NO what a Problem hope it heals completely this time all the best for 2013

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BALLOUZOO 1/6/2013 12:52AM

    OUCH! Hope you heal up completely this time!

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ELRIDDICK 1/5/2013 10:30PM

  Feel better soon

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