Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Saw the PC Today

I got some blood work done, and a chest Xray.  He said he'd call today with results as he'd STAT'd both of them.  He's trying to rule out pneumonia... and I sincerely hope he does.


But I got more steroids and another antibiotic, and a med to help me control the glucose while on the steroids.  I went to bed when I got home from all that wandering about, bleeding and radiating.  Temperature at the moment is 99.7.  My temperature, that is... today's outside temperature was 91!  Ai carumba!


My PC was on the phone with my oncologist when I left.  I told him about the pain in my shoulder, and he said that's probably something Dr. F needs to look into.  Not comforting, I can tell you that. :D


Anywho, that was my day; I'm tired, and in pain, ... but otherwise... such is life.

3 comments:

  1. Sleep tight, it will be all ok in the morning, I promise.
    Fay in the family room

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  2. This shoulder pain could well be referred pain, similar to getting a pain in the arm from a heart attack. I got a similar pain after chemo and radiation for my esophageal cancer. My oncologist said this when I mentioned it to him as the nerve path (?)for these areas is the same. - ChrisW

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  3. Hi, Chris, yes I think that's what my PCP was thinking. It would make sense to me, as that's one of the many areas in which my oncologist pokes around to see if anything is happening.

    I'm very happy you came here to check the blog, thank you so much!

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