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Dr Google has no bedside manner

Some of my friends that know that I have been struggling with a shoulder injury.  there is some damage to be seen on MRI exams but no diagnosis as yet.   577 more words

hypo again and ankle chronicles

Hypo Again and Ankle Chronicles

It’s close to 0200 and I show no sign of sleeping. I feel really hyper but in an organized kind of way. 1,100 more words


Pain Rant 2

Pain Rant 2

Last night around this time, I got a searing pain in my ankle. Tonight I am having the same pain. Yesterday I didn’t do anything. 923 more words


Complex regional pain syndrome, a.k.a. reflex sympathetic dystrophy, a.k.a. Sudek's atrophy

This is a 64-year-old woman was referred for a bone scan. She had a fracture of the mid-shaft of the right 5th metacarpal 9 weeks ago. 65 more words

Bone Scan

Like a Boss

Blogged with the breeze in my hair….

Two, maybe three weeks ago, husband and I ventured to the city of brotherly love to meet with a doctor at U Penn. 355 more words

Chronic Pain

Progress- Not Perfection

Wow. I just wrapped up a fantastic conference call and while there was a lot of great information- 3 words were said that just jumped out at me.  991 more words