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Wheee, I am writing to you from THE HOSPITAL, which is where they send you when your internal organs misbehave as mine do. Short version: abdominal pain, vomiting, ER. I now have IV fluids and a feeding tube, surgery happening as soon as I am no longer malnourished.

Slightly longer version: I went for an MRI (in which I was required to drink contrast fluid and proceeded to vomit said contrast ALL OVER THE DAMN PLACE, advice for good living: do not vomit in an MRI tube) which showed a 20cm stricture that basically is blocking food from getting through. I thought I could stick it out a few more weeks and was planning to have surgery probably early May. But then I started vomiting and couldn't stop, and went to the ER, and here we are. 

Date: Apr. 14th, 2017 03:44 pm (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] rahirah
:( Well, that sucks. Best of luck for the surgery.

Date: Apr. 14th, 2017 04:14 pm (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] shapinglight
I hope the surgery goes well.

Date: Apr. 14th, 2017 04:19 pm (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] umadoshi
Yikes. ;_; I hope the surgery goes smoothly!

Date: Apr. 14th, 2017 04:35 pm (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] wendelah1
This is terrible news but at least you're getting the treatment you need to recover.

I am holding you in the light.

Date: Apr. 14th, 2017 04:45 pm (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] calliopes_pen
Good wishes to you for the surgery!

Date: Apr. 14th, 2017 05:10 pm (UTC)
rogin: (Default)
From: [personal profile] rogin
Waaaah, that sounds scary! I hope you will get well soon and the surgery will go over smoothly.

Date: Apr. 15th, 2017 07:25 am (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] ever_neutral
JFC!!!! Godspeed for the surgery.

Let this be the start of a new chapter.

Date: Apr. 15th, 2017 08:37 am (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] rosaxx50
Damn things escalated quickly. I hope pain meds are nausea pills are tiding you over until the surgery (yay for it happening quickly? Maybe? Though boo at the need for it.)

Date: Apr. 15th, 2017 03:42 pm (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] frelling_tralk
Good luck with the surgery!

Date: Apr. 16th, 2017 03:18 am (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] silverusagi
Yikes! I hope everything goes as it should.

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