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My2Geldings 03-22-2010 10:40 PM

More hip surgery
 
...no word of a lie.

After having had 3 pelvic reconstruction which would kill your average middle aged female, 2 hip scopes and 2 screw removals(along with 7 wrist reconstructions which we won't count), I have to go back in again! :-(

This time I have to get all the metal hardware I have in my life left hip. They need to do an MRI-Arthrogram again(same thing, I've had about a dozen done over the years), but they can't do it with the metal in there. That means 5 screws are coming out. Crazy eh!

FGRanch 03-22-2010 11:13 PM

It's ******ed...you just can't catch a dang break!

Carleen 03-23-2010 01:26 AM

Gosh! You better start playing the lottery or something, 'cause you better have a BIG break coming your way!

CrazyChester 03-23-2010 03:10 AM

Hope it all goes well, that is pretty crazy.

FGRanch 03-23-2010 01:22 PM

That`s a good idea! Start buying those tickets!! :)

smrobs 03-23-2010 01:28 PM

Wow, that's horrible. When it rains it pours and it's been raining on you for a long time. I wish you luck with the surgery and hope all goes well. ((((HUGS))))

Luv 2 Trail 03-23-2010 01:40 PM

:shock:Oh my goodness - Bless your heart! I am so sorry - I am wishing you well! Hope everything goes smoothly for you!

My2Geldings 03-23-2010 01:59 PM

It has been raining for a long time! I've got a fantastic support group(thank God).

TaMMa89 03-23-2010 05:11 PM

Omgosh I'm sorry for that :-(. You've gone through so much.

Really hope it'll be the last one.

My2Geldings 03-25-2010 12:07 AM

Thank you appreciate the support. It's really silly that in this day and age, with the technology we have, we still can't do these simple scans without having to go under the knife. Really a stupid risk over such a lack of performance which unfortunately the price the patients have to pay.

Thanks for all the support everyone.


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