About Me: Female, 44, Northlake , IL, member since Apr 2013
I am 43 years old, female. I have been sick for a long time with high blood pressure, fibromyalgia, herniated discs, spinal stenosis, diabetes, asthma, enlarged heart, enlarged thymus gland, kidney stones in past & have cysts on my kidneys. The cysts sometimes burst & p
[More]ainful. I've had tubs tied after three beautiful children, I've had my gallbladder removed. For about 3 weeks my left foot & ankle have been swollen, hot, and reddish color. Cramps in my legs wake me up at night. I also wake up many nights short of breath, hot, with my hair and nightgown wet from sweating. I have gone to my doctor who advised I go to yes hospital because could be life threatening, he said most likely another blood clot. I went to Hospital. They did blood tests, cat scan with dye injection, ultra sound, and x rays. I was referred to see the oncologist. I have been dealing with Padgett disease for about three years. The surgeon wants to do bilateral mastectomy and remove my thymus gland. I'm very afraid of surgery. I pray for a miracle every day.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.