Day 50: Post-op, pathology, staging, decisions and drains oh my!
WOW! Where to start. Today is a very mixed bag of good news and not so great news. I am going to let the words flow through my fingers and try not to over think it.
Starting with some of the good news from the post-op appointment. The drains are out and the surgical sites look FABULOUS. The tissue is healthy and clear and it truly looks great. Having the drains removed did smart a little bit, ok, right drain #2 smarted a lot… and I dropped the “F-bomb” again… but the doctor was very understanding. Having the staples removed did not hurt at all. I am still a day away from a shower though.
Pathology report was not what I was hoping for, Continue reading