Originally Posted by WSArabians
That is very, very true. The biggest thing right now is paralysis of the retracting muscles. If that happens, there isn't any hope. I'm hanging onto the thread of hope that he is trying to retract that he will keep the muscles active but... It is so hard to say.
Try not to think through every possible scenerio. If the worst happens, you will do enough thinking then - and right now, it does nothing except stress you out more. If something productive would come of it, then sure, but it's not productive, it doesn't change any possible outcome.
I get it, I am the what if queen!
Your horse is getting the best care possible, that's all you can do, and try to stay sane while you wait.