Stephen T 4:44am Dec 27 2019
Hi all - I hope you all had a good Christmas.
A week ago I had to have surgery to remove my gallbladder, I got home from hospital and thought I was having a heart attack as I had the most excruciating pain in my back, shoulders and face.
It turned out that I had gallstones blocking the duct that passes from the gallbladder to my stomach, i was jaundiced as well because of this.
They made the decision there and then to remove the gallbladder as apparently itís not really needed - given how much pain it caused it made me wonder why have it in the first place?!!
So after kidney stones and gallstones I donít think there is anything else left in my body that can cause stones anymore!!
My leg - I go to fracture clinic this afternoon: I still have the back slab on from 3 weeks or so ago as they wouldnít put a full cast on due to having an operation on my gallbladder.
My leg has been the relatively easy thing to cope with these last few weeks.