Post by Vicky Ayech
One day in for gall bladder removal including the op sounds fast. I
can understand wanting to be home though. Although last time in I
checked the lunch menu and was very worried B would be allowed to take
me home before I'd eaten what I ordered:). Ward food seemed good.
Cafe in Watford not so much. St Albans better.
I am going in at lunchtime. If I was on the morning list I would almost
certainly be out the same day. I might still be out the same day if
there are no concerns over sugar levels and so on - the ward sister
thought I would be out that evening but the pre-op nurse said it was
unlikely. This is assuming that they can use keyhole surgery and it is
Depends on recovery from anaesthetic and so on.
The two hands ops will both include an overnight stay so that the
dressings can be done properly the following day. This will be followed
by further visits on the next couple of weeks to ensure the bits are all
mending - the right hand (being done first) requires quite intrusive
Kosmo Richard W