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My surgery

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    My surgery

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    Had weight loss surgery on Thurs. Slowly getting better but feel really lousy. Was supposed to go home today but was delayed for a leak check. The drain they put in didn't drain a lot at first then did, necessitating a second look. Had to drink 400ml of juice with barium over several hours, followed by thick stuff right before getting a cat scan. Now waiting results. Hoping don't need 2nd surgery.

    Any thoughts and prayers would be appreciated.
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    Absolutely. Hope everything heals up well. Get home safe, watch the breaking bad marathon, and get better
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    Hang in there...you know you've got us waiting to hear how you're doing and ready with the good thoughts.
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    Best to you.
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    Quote Originally Posted by BigJon10125 View Post
    Absolutely. Hope everything heals up well. Get home safe, watch the breaking bad marathon, and get better
    Prayers and best wishes sent.

    Been going strong since Wednesday! Glad they're taking a break today until 11pm.. let's me get my college football dose in.
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    Praying for you now.
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    You're in my thoughts :)
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    Prayers sent noway. My mom and brother both had gastric bypass surgery.
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    Done and done. Feel better soon.
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    Did you have Gastric bypass?
    They make this sound like a walk in the park but it is not.

    Good luck either way.

    Prayers sent!
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    Quote Originally Posted by noway2 View Post
    All,

    Had weight loss surgery on Thurs. Slowly getting better but feel really lousy. Was supposed to go home today but was delayed for a leak check. The drain they put in didn't drain a lot at first then did, necessitating a second look. Had to drink 400ml of juice with barium over several hours, followed by thick stuff right before getting a cat scan. Now waiting results. Hoping don't need 2nd surgery.

    Any thoughts and prayers would be appreciated.
    Here's a few thoughts. I know several people who have had similar surgery and it has turned their lives around. One told me
    her diabetes disappeared almost immediately after the surgery (this is known to happen but the reason why is not known).
    One guy used to attend my martial arts class and though he was quite athletic, his size made working with him an unpleasant
    experience. He stopped attending and I didn't see him for about two years during which time he had the surgery. When I next ran into him I didn't recognize him at all. I'm told he retired and lives as a happy healthy ex-patriot near a nice beach in Mexico.

    So, hang in there now. Being in a hospital stinks. The process of recovering from surgery stinks. Nevertheless, you'll heal up one way or another, with or without additional surgery, and you will be much better off for the trouble.
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    Prayers are being said for you. Hope everything is fine and all goes well for a speedy recovery and successful outcome.
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    You're in my prayers, Noway. Get better soon! Before you know it you'll be on your way to health, awesomeness and possibly living on a beach in Mexico.
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    I'll be praying for you to have a speedy recovery and to be feeling good again.
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    Best wishes, friend. I'll bet you'll be feeling better in no time.
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