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Bood cloting disorder

leopardkitty
  • By leopardkitty · Posted July 5, 2013
  • Discussion in Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) · 2 replies
  • I had DVT on two occasions first being at age 25. Had bad swelling in left leg was swollen from foot to thigh. After a couple days, I was feeling bad. I got dizzy and really short of breath. I called ...

Headache Mystery ?

BehcetsGirl
  • By BehcetsGirl · Posted July 5, 2013
  • Journal · 34 replies
  • Since I was 13 I've had recurrent headaches (I'm 18 now). They've always been in the back of my head. Over the years they've gotten progressively worse. I've seen Neurologists, had MANYYY tests done (MRI's ...

Neurology Visit Cancelled by Neurologist

Camellia41
  • By Camellia41 · Posted July 4, 2013
  • Journal · 11 replies
  • So as many of ya'll know I was supposed to see a new neurologist today....well yesterday considering it is now 2:00 in the morning. I got a call late on Tuesday saying that my neurologist I was supposed ...

AAA & Iliac

ttivers
  • By ttivers · Posted June 29, 2013
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • June 2013 ultrasound show increase in size to 5.7 on the aorta and 3.5 on iliac ...

A&E

enasfarm
  • By enasfarm · Posted June 28, 2013
  • Discussion in General discussion · 0 replies
  • Hi, just to let you know my husband took me to the doctors this morning as i was dizzy just lying down, i have'nt had a scan, the doc did some tests and i have vertigo, thank god for that, dont know about ...

Penicillin allergy

tember
  • By tember · Posted June 25, 2013
  • Discussion in General discussion · 0 replies
  • Has anyone had a reaction to ANCEF through their IV during surgery or post-op ? This is not very common but I've been researching online and it does happen if your allergic to penicillin. I'm trying to ...

Thursday it is

KALONAKINI
  • By KALONAKINI · Posted June 24, 2013
  • Journal · 27 replies
  • The insurance has approved the procedure so away we go. Gotta get it done before they pull the medi-cal, too, since they have taken away all of the other disability programs they approved me for. I don't ...

been doing research because I have buergers disease

jamesmonroe
  • By jamesmonroe · Posted June 23, 2013
  • Discussion in Buerger's disease · 0 replies
  • I just found out that I have buergers disease. I went to my local hospital because my finger was hurting and purple. They flew me up to a christiana hospital and ran a weeks worth of test on me and came ...

STEM CELL FOR PAD

bubbe4
  • By bubbe4 · Posted June 20, 2013
  • Discussion in Peripheral arterial disease (PAD) · 2 replies
  • See article below UH Case Medical Center launches novel clinical trial using stem cells to prevent amputation Investigational device could prevent or delay major amputation in patients with Critical Limb ...

lipodermatosclerosis

kk40
  • By kk40 · Posted June 16, 2013
  • Discussion in General discussion · 6 replies
  • My mom has been diagnosed with lipodermatosclerosis and deals with incredible pain. Please share whatever others have found to be helpful. She uses compression socks, pain meds, the cream application ...

I legged zip liner!!!!

OceanAnderson
  • By OceanAnderson · Posted June 15, 2013
  • Journal · 12 replies
  • Hi So i just returned from a 10 day trip up into Alaska onboard the Carnival Miracle. it was fabulous...from the airline (delta) accomodating my scooter and moving me withiut asking to a seat with terrific ...

Blocked abdominal aorta

JackTack
  • By JackTack · Posted June 14, 2013
  • Discussion in Peripheral arterial disease (PAD) · 16 replies
  • After suffering with terrible leg pain and numbness when I walk for over two years they finally decided that perhaps my pain wasn't caused by my back injury and decided to send me for a vascular work ...

Blocked abdominal aorta

JackTack
  • By JackTack · Posted June 14, 2013
  • Discussion in Peripheral arterial disease (PAD) · 35 replies
  • After suffering with terrible leg pain and numbness when I walk for over two years they finally decided that perhaps my pain wasn't caused by my back injury and decided to send me for a vascular work ...

Some Days ... ya know?

KALONAKINI
  • By KALONAKINI · Posted June 11, 2013
  • Journal · 3 replies
  • I get this letter from social security telling me I've been denied any further benefits and owe them $35,000 because someone has decided I should never have been approved for disability to begin with ...

WELL HERE I GO !

tember
  • By tember · Posted June 10, 2013
  • Journal · 12 replies
  • I passed all my after surgery tests for my respiratory failure episode.YEAH!!!, but now i've got to go after the cause behind what happened. I do not have COPD or any other pulminary problems.But when ...

blood tests

enasfarm
  • By enasfarm · Posted June 10, 2013
  • Discussion in General discussion · 3 replies
  • Hi everone Just a quick update. Had blood test results today from hospital, no sign of infection in the graft just the scan next, fingers crossed. Ena. xx ...

Return to Mayo Clinic

ahsnjnr9
  • By ahsnjnr9 · Posted June 7, 2013
  • Journal · 18 replies
  • Over the past month, since I walked the SCAD Research 5K in Naperville, IL, I've experienced pretty consistent daily angina. Local cardiologists couldn't find evidence of abnormal heart functioning, and ...

Louisville, KY SCAD Reunion

ahsnjnr9
  • By ahsnjnr9 · Posted June 4, 2013
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • Who: Any SCAD survivors who would like to meet! What: An informal dinner gathering on 7/6, followed by a SCAD Brunch Meeting 7/7 to exchange stories and ideas on how to promote SCAD awareness in your ...

cryoglobulinemia

laughingnana
  • By laughingnana · Posted June 3, 2013
  • Discussion in Vasculitis · 11 replies
  • Hi everyone, Just wondering if anyone here has Cryoglobulinemia? It is one of the rarer froms of Vasculitis Laughingnana ...

Seattle

OceanAnderson
  • By OceanAnderson · Posted June 3, 2013
  • Discussion in General discussion · 0 replies
  • Any members from Seattle? I am headed up there for a cruise tomorrow. Any inside local tips for 1-legged balls of energy? Ocean ...

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