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Old 11-05-2013, 08:05 AM
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Default Under the surgeon's knife tomorrow.

Mornin' guys 'n gals.

Kindly keep me in your thoughts/prayers, as I undergo right shoulder joint replacement surgery tomorrow.

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Old 11-05-2013, 08:11 AM
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You'll be in them Pierre. Here's to a speedy recovery and back into the cockpit.
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Old 11-05-2013, 08:15 AM
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Default get well soon

Get well soon. Actually, I didn't know they could replace the shoulder. Pretty amazing.
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Old 11-05-2013, 08:16 AM
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Default Good luck

Wishing you a quick recovery. You will be in thoughts and prayers.
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Old 11-05-2013, 08:18 AM
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Too much yankin'-n-bankin', Pierre?

Best wishes on a quick recovery.

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Old 11-05-2013, 08:26 AM
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Default might want to request a block

I would request an interscalene block for post operative analgesia if I were having that surgery. Look it up; shoulders hurt.
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Old 11-05-2013, 08:30 AM
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I will be praying for your speedy recovery, Pierre.

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Old 11-05-2013, 08:31 AM
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Here is hoping for a speedy recovery Pierre, I too did not even know they did shoulder joint replacements.
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Old 11-05-2013, 08:34 AM
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Got you covered out here Pierre. Prayers for a speedy recovery.

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Old 11-05-2013, 08:37 AM
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I second the nerve block, you will wish you did it, mine was good for 24 hrs post surgery. Good luck, prayers your way!
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