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  #11  
Unread 04-14-2008, 08:53 PM
Post-Op Day 11 - Doctor Visit - Not Good

Oh my. I am so sorry for you and I hope that you will be well real soon : (
((hugs))
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Unread 04-15-2008, 12:45 AM
Post-Op Day 11 - Doctor Visit - Not Good

A fistula is an abnormal connection between an organ, vessel, or intestine and another structure. Fistulas are usually the result of injury or surgery. It can also result from infection or inflammation.

Inflammatory bowel disease, such as ulcerative colitis or Crohn's disease, is an example of a disease that leads to fistulas between one loop of intestine and another. Injury can lead to fistulas between arteries and veins

Wow you promise us you will do what your told were all rooting for you to get well. I feel so bad for you
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Unread 04-15-2008, 02:34 AM
Post-Op Day 11 - Doctor Visit - Not Good

You have been really strong to push on and get the advice you needed when you didn't have the support close to you. I you will continue to be given strength to keep towards your recovery. I am really glad they are getting to the bottom of it for you and hope to hear that you are doing really well really soon. Dont forget to . You really must. Blessings, Alison
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Unread 04-15-2008, 05:11 AM
Post-Op Day 11 - Doctor Visit - Not Good

I had by TAH/BSO same day as you, and have been following your posts. I'm so sorry you're going through this. Hope all goes well soon, you're definitely in my thoughts.

Joanne
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Unread 04-15-2008, 05:49 AM
Post-Op Day 11 - Doctor Visit - Not Good

I admire your brave spirit.I hope they get to the bottom of this soon.Hang in there.
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Unread 04-15-2008, 07:53 AM
Post-Op Day 11 - Doctor Visit - Not Good

Oh sweetie..((HUGS))
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Unread 04-15-2008, 08:37 AM
Post-Op Day 11 - Doctor Visit - Not Good

Thanks all. Oh the pain, dang it all. It is starting to seriously interfere with me having a good time.

I failed my home test last night. Boo hoo. Guess I have to call the GYN and tell him when they get in today.

I have a couple of questions for my hyster sisters:

1. Did any of you show blood and protein and severe dehydration in your urine after your surgery? If so what did they do for it?

2. How do you 'fix' a fistula.

We don't yet know what is going on but I feel confident we will get to the bottom of it. God love my DH, he is a trooper. There he was with me last night checking the status of my home test. A whole lot of men would have considered that TMI.

More to follow. Have a wonderful day all. All my sisters in recovery - REST! Trust me, your body will thank you.
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Unread 04-15-2008, 10:09 AM
Post-Op Day 11 - Doctor Visit - Not Good

Thinking of you, and hoping you feel better soon!
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Unread 04-15-2008, 12:20 PM
Post-Op Day 11 - Doctor Visit - Not Good

OH HON so glad you got in wow you have so much going on sweetie
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Unread 04-15-2008, 06:18 PM
Post-Op Day 11 - Doctor Visit - Not Good

Update 4-15-08

GYN sent me to an urgent appt. with an Urologist. The urinalysis confirmed everything the GYN found yesterday - blood, protein and dehydration and infection.

He then did a cytology (sp?) on me. I thought I was going to die. I am 12 days port-op and swollen and infected. He proceeded to try and stretch my vagina wide open. That didn't work since it was so swollen. Then he entered a tool to stretch it. I started crying. THEN he entered some needle to pry open the uretha because it was swollen shut on my left kidney.

You could hear me screaming all the way to Alaska. THEN I find out that he had never done this procedure on a post-hysterectomy patient AND my GYN had wanted to put me to sleep for it.

Bottom line - my left kidney is currently not functioning properly. No urine is getting out of the left Uretha. Gosh no wonder it is swollen.

I have to go for renal testing.

In the meantime I am calling my GYN and tell him that I won't go back to this guy.

As I am leaving their office I learn that this guy just got out of RESIDENCY SCHOOL.

Oh my Gosh....
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