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Re: [IP] prepping for dialysis

> I saw the cardiac surgeon today and surgery for a shunt for dialysis is
> scheduled for Tues. 10/23 @ 10:45 a.m. - I'm to check in @ 8:45 a.m.  He's
> going to try to do the upper arm thingy but when he sees if a good vein and
> artery are not available, he'll go to the lower arm and implant a *fake
> vein* and I'll have to stay overnight. I can go home the same day,
> otherwise. I'm looking for someone to go with me and take me home with them
> over night since they won't let me drive that day and don't want me alone.
> (~_^)
> email @ redacted (62 y/o, T-1 11/5/50, pmpg 8/23/83) & Bluda Sue (MM507C 3/99)

Jan, So bummed that you have to go through this bovine fecal matter! I could
say "look how long you've had it" and "man you're still healthy really"
...Yeah, right.

I wish my dad had been eligible to give his organs. It may have helped.

Will you be on a transplant waiting list?
-- Jenny Sutherland
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