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I'm getting Surgery tomorrow.

05-29-2017, 04:35 PM
I'm getting Surgery tomorrow.

I won't be active for a while again. As some of you know I'm disabled. Tomorrow I'm getting one of several needed surgeries. I've put it off for so many years and finally decided it was time. So they are removing 4 vertebrae in my neck and replacing them with titanium and plates and screws. Eventually my lower back will have the same done to it. They said they need to take my hip off or something though. That should be fun hehe.

I'll be in the hospital for a few days and then be in a full on neck brace for a month. I'm a diabetic so my healing time might be long. I'll check in when I can.

The ducky part is I'm already on heavy pain killers. So maybe I should drink too. Hehehe.

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05-29-2017, 05:00 PM
Joined: Jul 2013
Location: Europe, CET
Posts: 3,491
Sounds like heavy stuff. Fingers crossed that all goes well for you!

05-29-2017, 05:07 PM
Joined: Aug 2012
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Damn! I really hope everything goes smoothly and as painlessly as possible. You will be in my thoughts. If you are feeling well enough please keep us updated. Ditto on the crossed fingers, I'm going to worry about you.

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05-30-2017, 07:32 AM
I hope everything goes well for you Billy.
05-30-2017, 09:01 AM
Yep, all the best, LordShad0wz.
05-30-2017, 09:49 AM
Joined: Jul 2013
Location: Arizona, USA
Posts: 983
Technology is amazing these days. I had a an L5S1 Spinal fusion in 2004 and it's still going strong. Titanium indeed. The miracle metal. Get well soon Billy.
05-30-2017, 09:49 AM
Sounds like some rough times ahead my friend. I wish you all the luck with your recovery and future better living. If you get too down about it just remember what Robocop had to go through to get his metal parts.
05-30-2017, 12:59 PM
Joined: Feb 2012
Location: Georgia,Cleveland Ohio,Texas,New York
Posts: 3,049
Get well soon m'Lord. Take your time & You have a fun recovery ya dig

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05-30-2017, 01:02 PM
Best of luck on the surgery and recovery. We'll miss you around here .
05-30-2017, 01:55 PM
Joined: Sep 2009
Location: Kansas
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Good Luck, hope you heal fast!