Had pre-op next Nissen

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Jonh71
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   Posted 9/30/2012 2:15 PM (GMT -6)   
Had pre-op now and just found out I also have a hiatal hernia as well as a non working oesophegous. Did not have the hernia before, but at least now I know and it will be sorted at same time. I have to admit that although on the outside I am good, inside I am stressed. Anyhow it is now two days away and I have to say I am looking forward to moving the box of lansoprazole off the bed side table and into the cupboard. Surgeon suggests the hernia is just a side show but has also said no more serious weights, so guess cardio is the way. Will post a recovery journal.

Message to all posters concerned about the Nissen go for it if recommended as I have had enough of waking with a start because I have the contents of my stomach in my mouth. Some people have redos, like me, but for the majority it is good.

Post Edited (Jonh71) : 9/30/2012 4:05:48 PM (GMT-6)


stkitt
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   Posted 10/2/2012 3:44 PM (GMT -6)   
John,
 
Thanks for the message and I hope your procedure is going well.  We will be waiting to hear from you.
 
Kindly,
Kitt
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