ERR…ER Reeval

10 June 2017

Mileage
AT – 454 miles (Low Gap, US421)
Today’s – 0 miles
Time – 0 hrs
Speed – 0 mph

After a wonderful night’s of sleep in Leonard’s Cabin Shelter (the Little House), it’s off to the ER again.  This time for a reeval of the leg.  The swelling has grown/increased and the “warm to a touch” is still there.  So something is still going on.

We’re getting the royal treatment because Amy is driving us into town and spending the day with us…AWESOMENESS!  However, it could turn out to be a real boring day…if it’s only spent in the ER.

We’re also going to see our gracious host, Leonard, while at the hospital. We need to say Thank You in person.   It’s been great hanging out at their cabin.

Leonard & Betty Johnson — The Little House owners

 

So…I arrive around 10am.  The ER doesn’t appear busy so I think I’m golden.  This should be a quick visit…

Fast forward 4+ hours.  I’m STILL sitting here waiting for the doctor.  I’ve had an xray, but nothing else.   This IS a long day…   AND I’m hungry!

BTW if it’s a stress fracture, I have to wait 4 weeks for another xray to compare. Hmmmm

So Betty and Amy are in the waiting room….waiting for me.  Not exactly a nice town visit day…yet.  However, we are planning a visit to a Pie Shoppe later…yummers.

Doctor report is… no bone issues.  They’re giving me an ankle brace and more doxy.  Sounds like no one has a clue why the pain and why the inflammation.  Guess I’ll start the entire process again with my doctor when I get back to Missouri.

 

So….no pie because I took too long at the doctor!  But we did stop by for a late lunch before heading back to the Valley.

Then we made a stop by Corrie’s to see the baby again. Awesome time with our Tenneessee family.

 

 

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