The Good. The Bad. The Stable.

I mentioned in my late post yesterday that I was all over the place yesterday for medical stuff. I’m sporting a nasty bruise in the crook of my elbow from my blood draw yesterday. Now I know why my arm wasn’t bleeding well for her yesterday, all the blood was pooling under my skin and not going into the tube!

I had zero desire to do anything afterward, my foot hurt from being twisted, pushed on and contorted for x-rays as well as all the walking. My arms and stomach were also sore from the events of the day. Needless to say, I took it easy yesterday and propped my foot up.

The Good

My x-ray was clean. No fractures and no spurs. So that’s good.

The other possible cause was determined to be gout. “I seriously don’t think I have gout,” I thought.  All the lab tests ordered to see if I had any indicators came back completely normal. I don’t have gout.

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