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My husband has diabetic retinopathy and had his 3rd bleed in February. They have talked vitrectomy.?

Posted 1 Apr 2017 by Helpless58 0 answers

... He only has one eye that he can see with the other he is legally blind in. Any information that anyone can give us we with regards to recovery and outcome as to improved vision

Hello all, I accidentally took an extra dose of Daclatasvir by accident, 6 hours apart. I'm?

Posted 12 Feb 2017 by Hopefulbutworried 1 answer

... afraid this will mess up all my chances for recovery. I'm on my 4th week and once I missed a Sovaldi dose by 5 hours and a daclatasvir dose by 3 hours. I took the missed doses as soon as I remembered but now I have this. I think I messed up big time. I don't know what happened to me. ...

Bipolar Disorder - I need to find a non psychotic mood stabilizer for my bipolar 1?

Posted 19 Jan 2017 by Virginiachick 5 answers

I am applying for admission to TROSA, a drug recovery program. They will not admit me while on an anti-psychotic drug (olanzapine). I need to have a mood stabilizer for my bipolar 1, that is not an anti-psychotic. I am also taking Strattera for my ADHD and Escitalopram Oxalate, both of which are ...

My dad recently had a colostomy. During surgery they removed 10 cm of his tailbone?

Posted 22 Jan 2017 by Takkta 1 answer

This part of the procedure wasn't mentioned prior to surgery and seems to be giving him a lot of pain post op. Reading online it seems coccyx surgery is rare because recovery is slow and painful. Is this a normal part of s colostomy? Why would they have done this? I'm worried about the ...

Does drinking in small amounts cause damage and hinder recovery after suffering a grade 3 liver lac?

Posted 25 Jan 2017 by justinsawyer1 1 answer

About 2 and a half weeks ago I was pinned between two vehicles and suffered a grade 3 liver laceration. Now that I'm a little better, will drinking in small amounts cause further damage?

What is the average recovery time after you stop using Efudex?

Posted 18 Nov 2016 by DMBM 1 answer

My Dr told me to use twice a day for 21 days. The red blotches & burning is incredible and are all over my entire face except my forehead. I am wondering (on average) how long it may take for your face to look normal again, 2 weeks or longer?

Why am I having pain 11 months after labrum repair surgery?

Posted 6 Dec 2016 by kidspike94 1 answer

I am 11 months post op after having labrum repair surgery. recovery was fairly easy with no issues and was back to work within 6 weeks and took the sling off 9 weeks after surgery. doctor told me was able to return to normal activities and work. I haven't had any pain until 2 weeks ago.

Recovery of a Trimalleolar Fracture?

Posted 2 Dec 2016 by dsolz 0 answers

I recently broke my ankle in 3 places and had surgery with screws and a plate. I will ask on my followup the number of screws etc. I was wondering if someone who had a trimalleolar fracture could elaborate on the recovery from the injury. I was told ill be walking again without a boot in 3 months ...

Has anyone made a full recovery after ceasing prednisone? Or the Fibro has just returned ?

Posted 18 Sep 2016 by Jazzygirl1 5 answers

Currently on a course of prednisolone, my pain had gone! After 3 days! Terrified it will return as soon as I cease the medications.'

I was diagnosed with AIDS but it has some how morphed back into HIV, how did this happen?

Posted 25 Oct 2016 by BobTheAccountant 0 answers

Last year I was diagnosed with AIDS, not HIV. Just last week my doctor told me that my AIDS turned back into HIV. At this rate my doctor tells me my HIV will go away completely and I'll have perfect health. Actually my doctor thinks I could eventually develop a better emune system then I ever ...

Is visible bone movement normal during recovery from open tibia fracture? It's been 3 weeks post op?

Posted 18 Oct 2016 by DaveW926310 0 answers

I have no cast or boot since week 1... Doctor said it should be ok without... I have an IM nail... One large rod attached from knee to ankle and the break is mid lower leg.. The bone is splintered a bit at the break site so this may be responsible for some of the movement ... But any visual ...

In recovery from sepsis for 5 months?

Posted 3 Oct 2016 by Carolscreation 0 answers

I became septic about 5 months ago. The first indicator was vision, every thing became slanted. I thought it was vertigo. Called my doctor, he could get me that day but not for 7 hours. I walked to my bedroom to lay down and noticed I was having trouble walking. I finally made it to my appointment, ...

Cushing's Syndrome - On August 4th 2016 I had my left adrenal gland and adrenal tumor removed. I am?

Posted 11 Oct 2016 by bigman56 0 answers

... constantly tired and sleep about 13 to 15 hours per day, I'm 59 years old and have read hat recovery from cushings only has a 38% average. I had 4 lower back surgeries as a result of bone degeneration. I have lost enormous muscle mass in both legs, arms and hips. Major foot reconstructive ...

Post-Surgery: Lots of Pain Meds, But No Relief?

Posted 27 Aug 2016 by bookworm714 1 answer

I am a young woman in high school. I just had a back surgery for a pilonidal cyst 5 days ago. Note: I had this same surgery a year ago, followed by an 8 month recovery, in case that's important. I am alternating between ibuprofen and tylenol every four hours. Today, I took two tylenol and ...

How hard is it to get over septic knee with bad infection?

Posted 14 Sep 2016 by LovingLucy 0 answers

My friend had knee surgery from septic knee and bad infection he's only 42 what to expect in recovery

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