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by VandyCru
Thu Aug 13, 2015 10:54 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: August/September surgery buddies
Replies: 121
Views: 6691

Re: August/September surgery buddies

Nausea actually kept me from doing much yesterday, my initial burst of energy from leaving the hospital seemed to have subsided. Thankfully, the nausea's gone now! I managed to choke down an Ensure without too much going down my chin. Ensure at room temperature, though... yuck! I have my first follo...
by VandyCru
Tue Aug 11, 2015 6:08 pm
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: August/September surgery buddies
Replies: 121
Views: 6691

Re: August/September surgery buddies

Well, I got discharged this afternoon! Guess they decided that my nose was in good enough shape to send me home without the risk of me suffocating. My mom made what seriously seemed like the best chicken soup/broth I've ever tasted. I think she just straight up boiled a chicken! Much better than the...
by VandyCru
Tue Aug 11, 2015 7:41 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: August/September surgery buddies
Replies: 121
Views: 6691

Re: August/September surgery buddies

Hi all! So I just had my lefort I and BSSO yesterday. What a ride so far! The first night is probably the worst. I had a lot of nasal discharge, so they had to put tubes in my nose and one down through to my stomach to suck up all the blood I swallowed. Not much sleep at all, especially once I start...
by VandyCru
Fri Aug 07, 2015 8:20 pm
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: August/September surgery buddies
Replies: 121
Views: 6691

Re: August surgery buddies

Hey all! I just discovered this board today. What a coincidence that I also have double jaw surgery for my underbite + asymmetry, on August 10th! I swear, kelse, if you're in NY, I'm calling shenanigans on the universe's part. My surgeon told me that I can, more or less, decide whether I want a BSSO...