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Reversal this Tuesday, March 10th!

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Sat Mar 07, 2020 5:25 pm

Excited and nervous about my reversal surgery this Tuesday.  Luckily I have one of the best doctors in the country performing my surgery.  My nervousness stems from my brutal emergency Hartmann procedure performed on me while I was on vacation in the Philippines last October when my diverticulitus ruptured.  I think it left me a little shell shocked.  Please send prayers and good vibes my way.  They really helped me

feel better after my last surgery.  Looking forward to getting back to my old healthy, strong (and somewhat handsome in the eyes of my mom) self.  If all goes well, I'll have some left over bags and ring adhesive thingies

if anyone is interested.  If I don't need them anymore, let me know if you need them and I'll send them free of charge.  Have a great weekend everyone

Charlie

Sat Mar 07, 2020 5:47 pm

good luck man....keep us posted of your progress

Sat Mar 07, 2020 5:55 pm
mild_mannered_super_hero wrote:

good luck man....keep us posted of your progress


Thank you buddy.  

Sat Mar 07, 2020 6:30 pm

Wishing you the best  Charlie ...you will Ace this  and your Mum is right you are indeed very handsome...take care 

Ange 

Sat Mar 07, 2020 6:39 pm
Inspired47 wrote:


Thank you buddy.  


Inspired-I was also nervous and excited before my reversal surgery, but all went well. Best wishes; you'll do fine, and keep us posted!

Sat Mar 07, 2020 6:54 pm

  Hi inspired, 

Wishing you well and prayers all will go well for you. 

     ..mtnman 

Sat Mar 07, 2020 9:35 pm

Hi Charlie, so happy you are able to get a reversal . Pray you have no problems and have a speedy recovery. Thanks for letting us know and keep us updated.Even if you won't have a ostomy you can still post here as you you will have good information to help others. Best wishes

Sat Mar 07, 2020 9:50 pm

Hey Charlie.......give 'em hell brother......we're all pulling for ya!  

Here's hoping we can kick you off this team very shortly.  Let us know how it goes!

 

;0)

bob

Sat Mar 07, 2020 10:15 pm
mild_mannered_super_hero wrote:

good luck man....keep us posted of your progress


Thank you buddy.   I'll definitely keep you all posted.  

Sat Mar 07, 2020 10:17 pm
w30bob wrote:

Hey Charlie.......give 'em hell brother......we're all pulling for ya!  

Here's hoping we can kick you off this team very shortly.  Let us know how it goes!

 

;0)

bob


Thanks so much Bob.  I'd love to get off the bag but I'm forever an ostomate now.  I'll always be here if anyone needs help and moral support.  Take care

Charlie

Sat Mar 07, 2020 10:18 pm
britathrt60 wrote:

Wishing you the best  Charlie ...you will Ace this  and your Mum is right you are indeed very handsome...take care 

Ange 


Awww thank you so much Ange.  I appreciate that.  You take care of yourself as well. 

Sat Mar 07, 2020 10:20 pm
lovely wrote:

Hi Charlie, so happy you are able to get a reversal . Pray you have no problems and have a speedy recovery. Thanks for letting us know and keep us updated.Even if you won't have a ostomy you can still post here as you you will have good information to help others. Best wishes


Thank you so much.  I plan to stay on here to help anyone I can with moral support or any other way that I can. 

Sat Mar 07, 2020 11:51 pm

Charlie! I'll be thinking and praying for you on your upcoming surgery this Tuesday. I know this is a nervous yet  exciting experience that you'll endure. Please stay positive and pray! You sound like a fighter so I'm confident things will go well for you. Many blessings and keep us posted on your progress. ❤️💓❤️

Megan 

Sun Mar 08, 2020 12:01 am

Best of luck for a successful surgery and speedy recovery! Nothing but good positive vibes headed your way! 

 

Axl
Sun Mar 08, 2020 5:25 am

All the best Buddy, you can do it ...... I hope you get everything you deserve.

Sun Mar 08, 2020 7:16 am

Charlie!

Just a brief note to add my very best wishes to you on you upcoming surgery. I hope all goes well.

Bill

Sun Mar 08, 2020 8:35 am

Best of luck to you. I'm a month and about a week past my reversal, which was on Janyary 22nd. I'm sure you are anxious about what to expect. Have a look at my past posts. I tried to document what it was like. I also had an emergency Hartmann for diverticulitis. I can tell you right now I am almost back to "normal".

Sun Mar 08, 2020 10:45 am

Good luck with the surgery, your young and healthy looking but take the time needed to recover.  prayers 

Sun Mar 08, 2020 11:54 am

Wishing you all the best with your surgery and a speedy recovery.  I go in tomorrow for my reversal.  Exactly as you I had a sudden unexpected ruptured diverticulitis and was shellshocked for weeks. 

Sun Mar 08, 2020 2:34 pm
Newbeee wrote:

Wishing you all the best with your surgery and a speedy recovery.  I go in tomorrow for my reversal.  Exactly as you I had a sudden unexpected ruptured diverticulitis and was shellshocked for weeks. 


Good luck to you, too, Newbie!

Sun Mar 08, 2020 2:43 pm

Hi Newbie, pray everything goes good for you also. Let us know how it goes. Best wishes

Sun Mar 08, 2020 4:09 pm

Charlie, prayers are with you on Tuesday. You sure have been through it. 

Sun Mar 08, 2020 4:45 pm

Hey Charlie, just like from Newbeee, we'll be waiting for good news from you.

Sincerely,

Mike



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Sun Mar 08, 2020 6:31 pm

Good luck with surgery and recovery! Congratulations! No looking back! Keep those extra supplies and stay in touch. Keep us posted on your progress and maybe someone will need your supplies later. 
puppy

Sun Mar 08, 2020 11:09 pm

Feeling haunted as I did post into this thread. Bottom line is I ended up much like you and was just revered a moth ago. Look into my past posts as I tried to document the fisrt days. Any questions whatsoever, please ask.....

Tue Mar 10, 2020 3:59 pm

Must be going on right about now!  Best of luck to you, it's all healing now!

Yes, please, continue to visit.  People looking to reverse need some support, too.

Fingers crossed, candles lit, live chicken sacrificed... ;)

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