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Saturday, March 29, 2008

Surgery (Laparoscopy)! Update

Sorry I have been a little slow and behind to post how the surgery went. I haven't felt up to doing much of anything until yesterday. Well anyway the surgery went well according to the Doctor, it couldn't have went any better, I had a moderate case of Endometriosis, in which they were able to remove all of it. After I had gotten out of surgery, they wanted me to eat and drink some, so I tried and I got really sick from the anesthesia, they tried to give me some meds through my IV and even a patch for dizziness and nausea that was placed behind my ear, and nothing seemed to work. I was just ready to come home, so they said that I could go home as soon as I could go to the restroom. So I finally got to come home and we got home about 7:30pm on Tuesday. My mom was planning on spending the night to help me since Carter had to work late. So she was a life saver, she had to help me get up and down, and helped me with what ever I needed at that time. I am glad that she was there, I was really out of it, plus someone had to let Sophia outside to go potty. The worst day for me was Wednesday ,the day after surgery, I was so sore and the anesthetic had worn off, Thursday was a little better but not much. I just wanted to get up and do things and I couldn't, cause I didn't want to over do it plus Carter wouldn't let me do much. As long as I stay up on the pain meds then I am good to go. Yesterday I got up and did dishes, and sweep the dining room floor, and I went to Walmart and the Owens with Carter, it was nice to get out. Today I am really sore, and my belly is all bruised around my belly button,where they went in and the other two sites are at the pelvic area. I have stitches in all the sites. I go back to the Dr. for my Post-Op on April 14Th. So until then I am on light duty with lifting.
Carter and I appreciate all the prayers and thoughts. We pray that this will fix the problem with getting pregnant, and my pain.

2 comments:

Melanie said...

So glad to hear surgery went well. I'll continue praying as you recover.

Kate&CodyWhite said...

I pray for us to be pregnant together! and for your pain to go away ;) Hugs and I am glad its over...