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Homer goes under the knife...

Discussion in 'Health' started by HomerTaco, Jul 8, 2012.

  1. Jul 8, 2012 at 5:48 PM
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    HomerTaco

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    Going in tomorrow morning to have a tonsillectomy and a rhinoplasty... :(

    Apparently at 38 the recovery is a PITA...

    Anyone else gone through this?

    Just curious to hear anyone else's experience with it.

    Thank you,
    ~ Craig
     
  2. Jul 8, 2012 at 5:50 PM
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    PAlittlematty

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    Good luck Craig!
     
  3. Jul 8, 2012 at 5:53 PM
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    Jester243

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    Good luck man!!
     
  4. Jul 8, 2012 at 5:53 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T Did you get your precious photos ?

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    Good luck Craig
     
  5. Jul 8, 2012 at 5:54 PM
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  6. Jul 8, 2012 at 5:54 PM
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    TnRedNeck721

    TnRedNeck721 GO VOLS!

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    Tonsillectomy @ 6 yrs old
    Remember it hurt, have always heard it's worse when your older.
    Good Luck and get well soon
    Enjoy the Drugs and Ice Cream :D


    CC
     
  8. Jul 8, 2012 at 5:55 PM
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    JonnyBb

    JonnyBb I have to return some videotapes

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  9. Jul 8, 2012 at 5:56 PM
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    JDMcQ

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    you should totally get Michael Jacksons nose!
     
  10. Jul 8, 2012 at 5:56 PM
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    BulletToothTony

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    best of luck craig
     
  11. Jul 8, 2012 at 5:57 PM
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    JayDirt

    JayDirt I owe it all to little chocolate donuts

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    Ice Cream might be your friend...best wishes!
     
  12. Jul 8, 2012 at 5:58 PM
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    HomerTaco

    HomerTaco [OP] That "grill guy" Vendor

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    It's to fix a deviated septum...:rolleyes:

    I like the way it looks now just fine thank you.

    Thanks for all the well wishes everyone! I'm still wonepdering if anyone else has had this done?
     
  13. Jul 8, 2012 at 6:00 PM
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    It does look fine now, but MJs nose would be awesome!
     
  14. Jul 8, 2012 at 6:02 PM
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    Been hitting the bottle this evening? :rolleyes: :laughing:
     
  15. Jul 8, 2012 at 6:03 PM
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    maxamillion2345

    maxamillion2345 Go home if you don't like guns liquor and whores.

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    Got the tonsils done at 20, not too bad... the worst was the feeling the liquid vicodin gave me. I finally got well enough to pound advil and I felt a lot better like that. Vicodin makes me feel like shit, see if you can get some anti nausea stuff too if need be.

    Vicodin or percocet both do it. Good luck!

    I feel like I used to get sick a fair bit, the ear nose throat dr said my tonsils were some of the worst he'd seen and he couldn't even get all the bad tissue out. I've felt loads better ever since.
     
  16. Jul 8, 2012 at 6:07 PM
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    JDMcQ

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    Nah buddy, just fooling around. I hope that all goes well. Let's get together after you recover.
     
  17. Jul 8, 2012 at 6:08 PM
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    I didn't they did tonsillectomy anymore. Had a horrible case of tonsillitis back in the 80's with a flu on top of it. Sucked like hell that week.
     
  18. Jul 8, 2012 at 6:08 PM
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    jamtoz

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    tonsillectomy when i was 9 or 10 i just remember i ate ice cream and yogurt lol
    best of luck to you!
     
  19. Jul 8, 2012 at 6:08 PM
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    fenway.park27

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    Had the tonsillectomy when I was about your age. It's going to hurt to swallow for a few days to a week and you'll probably drop some pounds. Eat ice cream and other soft foods. Food with sharp edges (like corn flakes) will just make it hurt more. When they offer you the pill to stop vomiting, take it. Best of luck and see you on the other side.
     
  20. Jul 8, 2012 at 6:08 PM
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    ImpulseRed008

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    good luck Craig.

    Still have my tonsils, so don't know about recovery. Just heard that Ice cream is your friend!!! You will eat lots of it.

    Take your meds on a schedule, to keep the pain manageable.
     
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