Abdominal adhesion problems

From: IAS Admin (tracy.joslin@adhesions.org)
Tue Mar 11 17:32:44 2008

From: trojanmom@cox.net [mailto:trojanmom@cox.net] Sent: Monday, March 03, 2008 9:13 PM To: adhesions@adhesions.org

Subject: Re: Abdominal adhesion problems

I had surgery by Dr. Jay Redan 3 months ago and have lived as you describe for the past 15 or so years. Dr. Redan has told me he has taken care of my problem time will tell. However he is the first to understand all of these symotoms.

---- "IAS Admin (Tracy)" <tracy.joslin@adhesions.org> wrote: > Sender: margi707@yahoo.com (margi)
> Subject: Re: Abdominal adhesion problems
> At Tue, 15 Feb 2005, lynn wrote:
> >
> >I've had abdominal adhesions for almost eight years.
> >These resulted from a hysterectomy in 6/96 and from
> >an incisional hernia repair, which resulted from the
> >hysterectomy, done in 3/97. I have had irregular
> >colon function since right after the hernia repair,
> >resulting in worsening constipation over time. I'm
> >chronically impacted every day and always feel very
> >uncomfortable. This has caused bad circulation in
> >both my legs, resulting in reddish brown hard dry
> >flaky skin around the bottom portions of both legs.
> >
> >My inner and outer ankles on my left foot are swollen
> >almost all day, every day, and sometimes both my
> >ankles on my right foot swell also. My left leg seems
> >somewhat swollen towards the bottom of my left leg.
> >
> >My body is always toxic and it's very uncomfortable
> >to bend over when trimming my toenails, walking, and
> >doing household chores, etc. Does anyone else with
> >abdominal adhesions have these problems? What do you
> >do to keep yourself regular? Also, I have a lot of
> >very bad bloating all the time. Does anyone know of
> >a really competent surgeon who is skilled at removing
> >adbominal adhesions through laparoscopy? Do you know
> >of any surgeons who can do this type of surgery here
> >in Phoenix, Arizona or anywhere in the country?
> >
> >Thanks,
> >Lynn
> My name is margi & I have had adhesions for many years. After many
> surgeris & trips to doctors. They make you feel like it is in your
> head. I finally found support & a doctor who is willing to do the
> surgery, But I am trying to raise money for the expenses because i hvae
> to travel 4 hours to get there. I have had multiple surgeries and still
> in servere pain. I know someone who is doing everything she can to get
> people like us the help we need. her name is agusta, her website is
> ahesionsfoundation.org she will try to help you in everyway possible. My
> email is margi707@yahoo.com hope to keep in touch with you.
> --
> margi

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