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Laid up.. Torn ACL surgery

Discussion in 'Off-topic Zone' started by CowboyWay, Jan 16, 2013.

  1. CowboyWay

    CowboyWay If Coach would have put me in, we'd a won State

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    After tearing my ACL about a year ago, I finally went in to have the surgery done yesterday. They also repaired a torn meniscus.

    I'm not going to lie. I have tears in my eyes from the pain I've felt the last few hours have been rough.

    The good news is I can't even get out of bed to pee, so I'm taking this opportunity to quit smoking. I'm really excited about being a Non smoker.

    Im pretty drugged up now so I'm taking a nap
     
  2. Dallas

    Dallas Old bulletproof tiger

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    Get better. Looking like this just keeps people away from visiting you.


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  3. Achilleslastand

    Achilleslastand Well-Known Member

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    If you need someone to keep your car broken in....im your man.:laugh2:

    Meanwhile....get better.
     
  4. ajk23az

    ajk23az Through Pain Comes Clarity

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    I had the same surgery done about 4 years ago now. I actually didn't mind being laid up for awhile :laugh2: . But then, I had an emergency appendectomy 5 days after my ACL surgery, and went through a pulmonary edema, but thats another story!

    Anyways, have fun doing the rehab!! :)
     
  5. jobberone

    jobberone Kane Ala Staff Member

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    Best of luck to you on your rehab and stopping smoking. Keep us updated.
     
  6. 1fisher

    1fisher Well-Known Member

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    I had the exact same thing! Hang in there. It will get easier.
     
  7. Rynie

    Rynie Benched

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    My appendix ruptured, which then got infected requiring a second surgery. I couldn't even imagine going through that while recovering from knee-surgery. :bow:
     

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