[LMB] OT: husband?s ?fun ? in the ER

Raymond Collins rcrcoll6 at gmail.com
Fri Oct 29 07:06:56 BST 2021


I'm thinking of Kurt and hope he passes that stone. My Grandmother had a
kidney stone and it was tough going.

On Thu, Oct 28, 2021, 11:57 PM A. Marina Fournier via Lois-Bujold <
lois-bujold at lists.herald.co.uk> wrote:

> On Oct 28, 2021, at 7:57 PM, Jane Hotchkiss wrote:
> >
> > I knew -instantly- from Marina's description what Kurt's problem was -
> been there, done that. 4mm last time, and I'm drinking at -least- 80 ounces
> of water daily so I don't have another.
>
> Having been 26 yrs since the first one—and I was depressed at the time, 3K
> miles from my health plan coverage—I don’t recall the details leading up to
> his calcium oxalate stone. However, after the dx visir, he was back at his
> mom’s house grunting & moaning. Arthur, 18 mos old, decided it might help
> if he stood next to the bed and echoed the sounds. It hurt to laugh, but it
> was also sweet & cute.
>
> > The only pain I've had that was worse was shingles, but I haven't been
> through childbirth.
>
> You have my belated sympathy! A friend of ours got shingles on the inside
> of her eyelids. Gah. I enquired about the vaccine as soon as I heard about
> it. That was three shots. Shingrex with only two came out, and my GP said I
> should get that, too. I did have measles as a child, my sister twice or
> thrice, poor dear. Kurt will get his soon.
>
> > If floating the stone out doesn't work, maybe it can be zapped - mine
> had to be.
>
> Thanks! Rather than strong anti-spasmodics, I certainly would prefer sonic
> zap, especially since something or other would push on the prostrate,
> making it much more painful than just floating it out.
>
> > Putting Kurt on my prayer list, & Marina  for support.
>
>  I appreciate that, thank you.
>
> A. Marina Fournier
> saffronrose at me.com
> Je persisterai quand même, car j’ais survécu d’être née
> Valley of Heart’s Delight. CA
> Sent from iFionnghuala
>
>
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