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Monday, June 7, 2010

Appendix surgery

I am at the ER and going to get my appendix removed here shortly.

I've had many intestinal blockages so I thought this would be it - but man it hurts a bit more than the run of the mill intestinal blockage I get.

I had some pain this morning at around 3am that woke me up - and after a few hours they discovered my cranky appendix!Please keep me in your thoughts and prayers - it should be a quick, simple surgery but with CF things can sometimes get complicated.

I'll keep you posted on how things go!

8 comments:

  1. Hope it goes well Amy!!! Sending lots of positive vibes your way!

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  2. Praying that all goes well my dear!!!!

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  3. Wishing the very best, Amy, for an uncomplicated surgery and quick recovery. :)
    ~harriett

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  4. You will be in my thoughts and prayers for a speedy recovery!

    crystalina0814 (on the CF forums!)

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  5. Will be praying for quick, "as easy as possible" time for you.

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  6. Feel better and many prayers for a safe and successful surgery!

    My appendix tip: hold a pillow close to your stomach (hug it) when you do your huff coughs for a few days post surgery. The vent compacts mucus into your airways, but it hurts to cough, which is a bad combo. The hugging a pillow thing really, really helped me!

    Much love and light!

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  7. I'll be thinking of you! <3

    wanderlost

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  8. Heather (Mommafirst)June 8, 2010 at 3:27 PM

    Thinking of you and hoping all goes well. I haven't seen you on CF.com lately, I really hope it means that life is good and busy. Very sorry to hear that you are feeling bad.

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