My Surgery

  1. Registered User
    NiteHawk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    131
    Answers
    0

    My Surgery


    I thought I would put up a couple pics of the surgery I had on Monday.

    Well, I made it. It all went well. They had tested a piece of the tissue already and it is confirmed, not cancer but glandular tissue. The surgery was about an hour. I woke up in no pain which is good. I was a little tired and droggy but feeling good. They had numbing agents put in the incision area so I wasnt in pain. It gets sore only if I stretch a certain way or put any pressure on it. I got some lortabs for pain.

    My throat was sore from the tube they put in to help me breathe. I was out when they put that in, thank goodness.

    I went to the doctor yesterday at 9:30am. He said it looked real good. I wasnt holding fluid there. I got my original dressing changed. It looks like I will be out of the gym for a couple weeks so the June bodybuilding show I was going to to be in is probably not going to happen. Im very upset about that. But the september show is definitely on.


    The first pic is the pad and tape that I have to use on the incision area. The pad is to keep pressure on the area to prevent fluid buildup. They gave me an extra pad and tape. I have to take it off when I shower and put it back on. Kind of a pain.
    The second pic is the incision with the surgical tape that I dont remove. Its holding the incision together. It doesnt look as bad as I thought it would. He is a plastic surgeon so Im hoping for very little scarring.

    I will update you on my progress.

    Keep Training Guys and Gals!
    Attached Images Attached Images

  2. Registered User
    refrieddreams's Avatar
    Stats
    5'8"  178 lbs.
    Join Date
    Aug 2005
    Age
    41
    Posts
    752
    Answers
    0

    Glad its not cancer brother...you hairy lil bastard...

    Get better man, when you take that show in September, you will be an inspiration.
  3. Registered User
    NiteHawk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    131
    Answers
    0

    Thanks for the encouragement. I cant wait to get back to the gym.
    •   
       

  4. Registered User
    NiteHawk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    131
    Answers
    0

    Thanks for the encouragement I received. You guys are the best.
  5. Registered User
    brandozzz's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2005
    Age
    40
    Posts
    227
    Answers
    0

    Hang In There Man
    You Will Do Just Fine !
  6. Board Supporter
    max-rot98's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2005
    Age
    31
    Posts
    738
    Answers
    0

    Good to know its not cancer bro. Hope you recover quickly. And good luck at the september show!
  7. Registered User
    toughchick401's Avatar
    Stats
    5'11"  122 lbs.
    Join Date
    Oct 2005
    Posts
    1,299
    Answers
    0

    good to hear its nothing seroius..... speedy recovery for you
    RIP Ryan, :(
  8. Registered User
    NiteHawk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    131
    Answers
    0

    Thanks everyone. I will be real hungry in the gym when I get back!
  9. -Dalla Hunga-
    BigVrunga's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2002
    Age
    38
    Posts
    5,064
    Answers
    0

    Glad to hear your OK bro!

    BV
  •   

      
     

Similar Forum Threads

  1. some vids from before my surgery
    By dunhill225 in forum Pics
    Replies: 11
    Last Post: 10-13-2011, 02:46 PM
  2. Starting my cycle after surgery
    By atlbrvfan in forum Anabolics
    Replies: 12
    Last Post: 06-10-2006, 11:19 PM
  3. My surgery
    By Matthew D in forum General Chat
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 12-14-2003, 12:37 AM
  4. Finally got my minor surgery done this morning
    By AlexParty in forum General Chat
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 06-12-2003, 08:05 PM
  5. My GF is about to undergo surgery
    By labrad in forum Supplements
    Replies: 33
    Last Post: 04-24-2003, 02:21 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

Log in

Log in