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mianmom
November 16th, 2011, 05:57 PM
Went and saw the orthapedic and we have decide against surgery for the moment. It's a ganglien(spell?) cyst. It of couse has not been giving me any problem for about a week. But he did say that if it flares up again to give him a call and we will get it taken care of. Kind of glad about not having surgery!! It wont be that big of a deal if we ever have to do it. Thanks so much for all your prayers!

mitzs
November 16th, 2011, 06:22 PM
Glad to hear that you don't have to have surgery hun, and your foot is doing better. Hugs.

Loonwatcher
November 16th, 2011, 06:22 PM
Glad you've avoided the knife this time. Hope it stays okay for you.

Sandy Navas
November 16th, 2011, 07:35 PM
You know, if it was on your wrist that Grandma could fix it by 'whapping' it soundly with the family Bible? Works on feet, too!!

bakermom
November 16th, 2011, 07:43 PM
That's good news!

I get those on my wrist occasionally(hiding my wrist from Sandy!)

Bubby
November 16th, 2011, 07:44 PM
So glad you don't need surgery right now. I had one of those in my wrist, but it required surgery. I wish it could have been resolved by whacking it! Barb

mianmom
November 16th, 2011, 09:42 PM
Sandy I have heard of that and even offered to "help" an old boss with one on her wrist but she declined. Just don't understand why.:icon_heh:

MRoy
November 16th, 2011, 09:48 PM
Sandy, you have such useful info to share! I've heard of the "whapping" method too.