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#1 of 45 Old 10-13-2005, 05:48 PM - Thread Starter
 
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So I turned my ankle on a jumprope yesterday, and fell on the cement & fractured my elbow. The pain is worse than I've ever experienced, & that includes passing a kidney stone & a natural chilbirth. I have surgery Monday.

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OMG!!! I am sorry, that sounds so painfull. I hope everything goes well for you on Monday with your surgery. Make sure that your dh spoils you: 3 kids, broken arm and pregnant, you deserve it!! Hope it feels better very soon.

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I'm really sorry to hear you're in so much pain! My heart skipped a beat reading your post--ouch! Take good care of yourself, and let us know how surgery went when you're back in business. Poor girl.
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Oh I'm so sorry!!
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Thanks, Mamas. It hurts so much I'm actually fighting to stay conscious.

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Oh! So Sorry Mama. I really hope you can find some rest and pain relief until the surgery.

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OI! That sucks! Misery loves company, right? I dislocated my right hip on Wednesday.. It's back in today with lots of icing and a certain kind of massage therapist working me last night.

I hope your surgery goes well. Take it easy and rest lots.

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Sending you prayers for pain relief....

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Oh my... OUCH.... It just makes my elbow hurt thinking about it.
I'm so sorry that happened!!! Take care of yourself! hope your surgery goes well!!!!

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Praying for your complete and rapid healing, Analisa.

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I just saw this.... I hope you heal fast!

Congrats on the new babe too. I hadn't heard. How exciting!!

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hope surgery goes well and you heal fast. s
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Oh, yvonne, I'm sorry!

Thanks to the rest of you!

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Ouch!

I hope your surgery goes well. Are you getting a rod put in place? I have one in my leg from several years back. I would do that over getting a cast any day. Take it easy in the meantime.

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Not a rod but pins since the break is at the joint. I am glad to be missing the cast, although the splint & sling are no fun.

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Get better soon!
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Thanks, Hon!

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Oh goodness. I can't even imagine, and 3 with 2 under 2! I hope all goes well for you on Monday. Wishing you less pain and speedy healing.
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Surgery changed to Tuesday w/a much better doc who gives me a better prognosis.

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I am so sorry! Sending :

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Poor you! Take care of yourself & good luck with the surgery.
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My sister is here to visit & we have had lots of friend help!

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Oh my! I hope you heal quickly! Glad to hear you have support and a doctor that makes you feel confident--that can make such a huge difference!

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Thanks, E! Me, too, we are very blessed.

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: Best wishes tomorrow, Analisa. Still praying for your complete healing thru the surgery.

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Love you, H.

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How did your surgery go? I see you posted yesterday so you must be at home and settled. Hope you are doing well!!
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