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02 December 2009 @ 11:35 am
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So, appointment went well. One week until they shove a camera and a laser up my wang and go crazy. Yeah, not loving that idea, but I suppose it's better than a kidney stone. Then, depending on how inflamed the area is inside, the stint that they'll put in while it heals will be there for anywhere between one and six weeks (apparently, taking that out is a ten-second in-office procedure, which also squicks me out).

Really, the only downside that I have is that I'll be on anti-biotics afterward, dunno exactly for how long, but I'm betting it's more than three days. Sine I shouldn't drink while on anti-biotics, this means I'll have to be sober for my birthday. It lands on a Saturday for a change, and I was looking forward to a drunken gathering full of debauchery. I suppose i either put off that gathering (holiday season though, that's less likely to be worth trying) or I have it anyway and insist that everyone drink for me. THAT could get funny...
 
 
 
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God of Thunder and Rock'n'Roll: Rock - Duckarchmage on December 2nd, 2009 07:58 pm (UTC)
Yeah, I may just do that. Maybe I'll do both.
Crowley St. Bastard: i didn't do that.daemonwise on December 2nd, 2009 08:04 pm (UTC)
or I have it anyway and insist that everyone drink for me. THAT could get funny...

Oh boy.
fear & loathing on capitol hillgonzo_md on December 2nd, 2009 08:04 pm (UTC)
the phrase "up your wang" is just wrong in any context, ever.

hope you make it through OK, bud.
God of Thunder and Rock'n'Rollarchmage on December 2nd, 2009 08:49 pm (UTC)
Yeah, I'm not bothered by hardly anything in life, but things going up my pee-hole tops the short list.
typsietypsie on December 2nd, 2009 08:16 pm (UTC)
I would TOTALLY drink your share. It's a sacrifice, but I'd do it for you because I'm a good friend.
God of Thunder and Rock'n'Roll: Drinking Archmagearchmage on December 2nd, 2009 08:50 pm (UTC)
Aw, see, I knew I could depend on good friends.
Emil: Hagakuredawningday on December 2nd, 2009 08:25 pm (UTC)
I do not envy you any of this, but I am glad that the end is in sight, even if the road there may not be the most fun.
God of Thunder and Rock'n'Rollarchmage on December 2nd, 2009 08:50 pm (UTC)
Totally worth it, to say the least.
Super President Chestnut Mayor: stupendousbryce on December 2nd, 2009 08:42 pm (UTC)
Ugh, yeah, that's squickworthy for sure. Good luck, man. At least the procedure will yield guaranteed results, so here's to that.
God of Thunder and Rock'n'Roll: AMPDarchmage on December 2nd, 2009 08:50 pm (UTC)
Aye, indeed.
Blediffe Cannelldariens_haircut on December 2nd, 2009 09:21 pm (UTC)
Good luck with that. Hopefully, luck will have nothing to do with it. I can do little but be extremely glad it isn't happening to me yet. And wish you luck.
The Green Fairyabsinthecity on December 2nd, 2009 09:44 pm (UTC)
Remember you can drink on most antibiotics. In fact, I'm pretty sure you can drink on any of them apart from metronidazole/Flagyl (she says, having seemingly managed to pick up every ailment that has to be treated with that one!)

Edited at 2009-12-02 09:44 pm (UTC)
God of Thunder and Rock'n'Rollarchmage on December 2nd, 2009 10:44 pm (UTC)
I'll have to remember to ask him.
Bellybellybalt on December 3rd, 2009 03:27 am (UTC)
Hey, depending on the antibiotics it might be BETTER than getting drunk off your ass! :)
Betsedivinemissb on December 3rd, 2009 06:11 am (UTC)
I'll have a drink for you. And quite likely fall asleep soon after, since I have zero tolerance for alcohol anymore...

=)
Kellykwsapphire on December 3rd, 2009 03:57 pm (UTC)
I think alcohol supposedly reduces the effectiveness of antibiotics, and antibiotics supposedly reduce the effectiveness of birth control, and yet I've taken antibiotics, gotten drunk and had sex with no ill effects. Not that I'm endorsing it for anyone else, but with the number of doctors whom I've personally visited who have no F-ing clue what they're talking about, I don't feel entirely compelled to listen to them 100% of the time.
God of Thunder and Rock'n'Rollarchmage on December 3rd, 2009 04:24 pm (UTC)
Yeah, we'll see. I'm going to try and remember to ask the doc about the specific one I'm on, and he DOES seem to be more on the ball than a lot of docs.
syrinakintarisyrinakintari on December 9th, 2009 07:02 am (UTC)
Your actually better of asking your Pharmacist that question. There are so many different antibiotics out there now that the Docs aren't always very good at keeping that straight.