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Preoperative for surgery

Today I had my pe op with therapist and doctor who will preform the SAPL surgery on my leg later this month. Everything looks good for a green light to proceed. Surgery is on 23rd of this month. My leg feels so heavy and by 4pm I am usually exhausted from lugging this weight around. While I am apprehensive on one hand, on the other I am looking forward to getting this gunk out of my leg. Doctor said looking at my leg it appears we will get out about the amount of 2 two liter bottles of Pepsi. Thats alot to lug around every day. Praying the recovery will be quick and fairly painless. Wish me luck and I'll keep you posted.

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Good luck, x

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Good luck. This surgery is life changing!

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Best of luck to you.

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Good luck.

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Thanks everyone I'll keep you posted.

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Best of luck x

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Good Luck. Speedy recovery. Let us know how you are getting on.x

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best of luck with your op x

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Very best of luck - hope all goes well - look forward to hearing how things went. x

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Good luck. Hope all goes well

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good luck with opertion

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Best of luck to you also a speedy recovery keep in touch xxx

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Just adding my good luck wishes to others!!

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Thank you

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Hi,

I wish you all the very best.

Who is doing the surgery and where please ?

I am guessing you will have to wear hose 24/7 afterwards forever unless you are having a second procedure.

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I will be having the surgery done by Dr. Granzow near Manhattan beach. Yeah the stocking will be 23/7. Have not decided if I will do the second surgery. I will keep everyone posted.

Regards

Snaomi

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Thanks for prompt reply.

I have been hoping for funding for the procedure for 4 years so please forgive my curiosity.

I should have worked out you weren't in the UK.

Do please keep us posted.

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April let it is a ridiculously expensive surgery and itsee evenore ridiculous that insurance does not pay for it. Nor do they pay for the custom stocking required. I hope you find the funding you need. Thanks for the good wishes.

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Best of luck with your operation. So hope everything goes well. Keep us posted x

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I will. Surgery is this Thursday. Anxieties running on overload.

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Sapl surgery is tomorrow morning. Can't believe it is here already. Strangely enough my anxiety has lessened somewhat. Meet with PT later this afternoon. Countdown is on.

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