Day 2 – Walking in Pain

The doctor said that the second day would  be the worst day of all and she was right. During my first night (between day 1 and day 2), the night nurse came in to check my blood pressure and temperature (for infection) as well as give me my dose of painkillers (norco).  The first day,…

Gynecology Specialist Visit

My appointment was supposed to be in Jan ’17, but she had a last-minute cancellation on 11/22/16 so I took it! Gyno #2  was totally with it and we got the ball rolling.  She looked at my fibroid and asked if I had back pain because it was a “decent-sized” mass that was pushing against…

Halloween Ultrasound

The ultrasound result showed that I had an enlarged uterus and a fibroid the size of a plum (6cm).  My friend and I affectionately named it “Plumpkin” since it was discovered on Halloween and is the size of a  plum (3″ diameter). The ultrasound was really uncomfortable because they had to do the test when my bladder…