7th Day

The surgeon took Doug back to the OR hoping to close the incision, but the bowels are still full of gas so he left it open. They will try again on Friday. He has been given a strong laxative but still no action.

He can have ice chips but he isn’t supposed to swallow them. Once they melt he uses suction to remove the water from his mouth.

He is currently enjoying the Penguins Hockey game.

One thought on “7th Day

  1. Boy we Nurses know how difficult that piece of the healing process is..Hope you get going soon…My WiFi is down..so I have been a little quiet lately…will be back up tomorrow…In my tire store now hitchhiking on their WiFi…Leaving on the Chesapeake trip Saturday…


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