Tag: therapy

CRAP, Not What I Wanted to Hear

Here it is Monday (12/10/18) and after a long night of ups/downs I get my breakfast, French toast, banana, coffee, milk, OJ and Corn Flakes. Not bad for a meal in a hospital. Just as I turn to start eating in comes the floor doctor who needs to see the wound and is still concerned…

What the cluck?

This past Friday I had an appointment set with my vascular surgeon, wound therapy specialists and a vascular & wound specialist to try any figure out why my leg wound has not healed in the past four years and why four skin graphs in the last year have all partially or completely failed. At the…

Today is the day!!  First, a bit of history on how I got to today’s treatment/  In November 2016 I had another valve in one of the veins fail requiring it to be tied off.  Since then the surgery site has been hit with numerous bacteria and unable to heal at a rate the doctors are…

Wound Therapy Again

So after everything that went on this past Friday with my surgery center pertaining to my surgery site (aka: Wound Site), yesterday at 3:00pm – 3:30pm I noticed a dark grey to black stain on my sock.  Once I removed the black nylon sock they had over the compression wrap there was also a stain…