Join the 'Operation' group to help and get support from people like you.
We found 35 questions associated with the 'Operation' topic.
Posted 4 days ago by • 2 answers
On Tuesday I got my tonsils removed and I am a 22 year old female. My doc insisted I get the operation ASAP. Unfortunately I also suffer from severe spine problems which I see a pain management doctor for. I take percocet (oxycodone/acetaminophen) 5/325mg as needed for back pain. I explained all ...
Posted 28 Feb 2017 by • 0 answers
I have severe osteoporosis (-3.9) due to primary hyperparthyroidism. Operation in 2001, removal of parathyroid adenoma and total thyroidectomy because by chance during the operation a papillary-follicular cancer was detected. RAI 150. Now 16 years later the 1 parathyroid left over is ...
I have had a thyriod operation ,and I was put on a drug called alpha 1 and I was on it for 6 months?
Posted 13 Feb 2017 by • 0 answers
i had to come off it , and since then i have been suffering from aches ,watery eyes and coldness in the mouth , is there anybody out there , suffering with the same problem .Thanks
Posted 21 Dec 2016 by • 1 answer
Over a year ago I tecieved a Staf infection, which turned Septic, after a botched VA kidney operation I almost died and was in the ICU for over 2 weeks, and the hospital for another 4 I was treated with a main line treating me with huge amounts of meds, then later with a pic line at the hospital, ...
Posted 17 Nov 2016 by • 3 answers
... them by Xmas. Post operation I was on 400mg a day and in a matter of 5weeks I got down to 50mg a day. Last night I did not take one at all and it was horrendous. My wife had to go and sleep in the spare room. I was beset with nightmares and restlessness. My main withdrawal symptoms are like ...
Posted 18 Nov 2016 by • 1 answer
Operated twice,infected,high amount of scar tissue... severe chronic pain resulted!!
I have been prescribed prednisone as a result of a craniopharyngioma eight years ago. The operation?
Posted 22 Nov 2016 by • 0 answers
... was a complete success, but the post op radiation treatment knocked out my pituitary. The endocrinologist said I would be on it for life (along with levothyroxine), and said that I MUST continue taking it or I risk "crashing". Is there any way to get a lifetime prescription so that if ...
Sepsis - I had an operation on 9th June to remove most of my large colon and it was reconnected. Two
Posted 20 Nov 2016 by • 0 answers
Posted 8 Nov 2016 by • 0 answers
I have been taking them for 4years after a major operation.Why does it say you should wear a tag and where do you get them
Posted 17 Oct 2016 by • 0 answers
I am having surgery dec 5th and am checking to see if I should skip my December 1st dose due to the operation and infection concerns
Does acetaminophen contain asprin? is this the same as Tylenol? I am going to have a operation in 10
Posted 6 Sep 2016 by • 1 answer
Posted 10 Sep 2016 by • 1 answer
I had a hand operation and my surgeon said to leave the wound open to let the infection come out. my hand is really painful and and it keeps leaking is it spreading or getting worse
Posted 29 May 2016 by • 3 answers
... for 15 days
Posted 13 Jul 2016 by • 2 answers
On Monday morning I was put to sleep to have my teeth removed, all my top ones have gone and a majority of my back bottom ones too, last night I was unable to sleep due to swelling of my gums and the stitches tightening causing extreme pain, I am on medication to help ease the pain and swelling but ...
Posted 5 Jun 2016 by • 1 answer
before the operation. Just wondering if once the break is realigned do they create a new bleed so the bones will want to heal together? Seems like the ends might have already attempted to re-unionize and not want to bond as well as a fresh break? Thanks for any explanation.