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TypeO Positive, Dudes

Wow, I happened to look at the post I threw up the other night. Interesting point:  while I was posting said piece, Norman the tibetan spaniel was, in all reality, throwing up. Mr. Shoe was coming through the door with … Continue reading

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Fastest Post Ever.

Eva! Saw the immunologist. Nice guy. I mean, a doctor that will say, “Can you guys hang around while I see these other people because I want to get a real detailed history” is okay in my book. Because I … Continue reading

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Oh Hai. I Made Me a Birfday But Life Eated It

I have renewed faith that there are plenty of doctors who care a lot even if they can’t help, and I have renewed faith that really, we don’t know anything at all.  Just most people have stuff malfunction in the … Continue reading

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Please Note, Patient was on Fire When I Got Here…

I have this really crappy suspicion that I wasted the hema-oncologist’s time yesterday but seeing him was the surgeon’s idea, not mine. So either they got different pathology reports, or the surgeon was unclear on what it meant, or something… … Continue reading

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No Real Information Makes Librarians Unsettled

Hey, I haven’t said much lately, eh?  The bad news is it wasn’t because I was vacationing in an exotic locale. The good news is it isn’t because I was completely in a coma. I have learned a lot through … Continue reading

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A Post Surgery PSA

I was putting together a much longer spiel, but honestly it just evokes a whole lot of stuff in my mind that runs from “really humans know nothing about how they really work” to “why the hell am I so … Continue reading

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I've Been Tagged

Last Friday they sprung me from the ICU. Here’s what we now know: my thymus was enlarged (hyperplasia) as opposed to sporting a tumor. First glance looked very much not cancerous, so it’s off for testing this week. I should … Continue reading

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We're Off to the Races

I was composing a nice lengthy response to Momshoe, and I realized that stuff has happened that might be worth an “up here” post. So the run down: After further meetings with the anesthesiologists and such, it’s a little freaky. … Continue reading

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Say Hello to My Little Friend

I knew the past two weeks were going to be less than fun, but you know how it is: brace for the worst, hope for the best, and then something that you wouldn’t have ever imagined in a million gazillion … Continue reading

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Want an Update?

I sorta don’t have one. Hey now! The immunologist I wanted to see is no longer seeing patients, so I was plopped in with someone I saw previously — once. He’s… Well, truthfully, for a much older guy I was … Continue reading

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