Big Green Egg - EGGhead Forum - The Ultimate Cooking Experience...
Welcome to the EGGhead Forum - a great place to visit and packed with tips and EGGspert advice! You can also join the conversation and get more information and amazing recipes by following Big Green Egg at:

Facebook  |  Twitter  |  Instagram  |  Pinterest  |  Youtube  |  Vimeo
Share your photos by tagging us and using the hashtag #EGGhead4Life.


In Atlanta? Come visit Big Green Egg headquarters, see our new showroom and check out the History of the EGG Museum and Culinary Center!  3786 DeKalb Technology Parkway, Atlanta, GA 30340.

Exhausted but (Cautiously) Exuberant

ParallelParallel Posts: 432
edited March 2013 in Off Topic
Today has an exhausting day, but Mrs Parallel seems to have come through her surgery VERY well. She isn't out of the woods yet but the prognosis is VERY good. I'll post more when I can think straight.

Every time my elbow bends my mouth flies open.

Comments

  • FlyingTivoFlyingTivo Posts: 352
    Nice to hear! Keep the hopes up!

    Felipe
    Men, easier fed than understood!!
  • henapplehenapple Posts: 15,574
    great news...
    Green egg, dead animal and alcohol. The "Boro".. TN 
  • okienineokienine Posts: 43
    Good news! Will keep you both in my prayers.
    McAlester, Ok. Large and Mini Egg
  • calikingcaliking Posts: 8,157
    Thats good to hear. Hope things continue to look up.

    #1 LBGE December 2012 • #2 SBGE February  2013 • #3 Mini May 2013
    A happy BGE family in Houston, TX.
  • GriffinGriffin Posts: 7,423
    That's great news! We'll be thinking about y'all! Make sure you are getting plenty of rest and taking care of yourself so that you can take care of her.

    Richardson, Texas

    Griffin's Grub or you can find me on Facebook

    The Supreme Potentate, Sovereign Commander and Sultan of Wings

     

  • SmokinDAWG82SmokinDAWG82 Posts: 1,704
    Great news, Hope for the best
    LBGE
    Go Dawgs! - Marietta, GA
  • Charlie tunaCharlie tuna Posts: 2,191
    GREAT news, prayers your way !!
  • RACRAC Posts: 1,688
    Glad to here! Great news

    Ricky

    Boerne, TX

  • Hang in there...and our prayers are with you...

    Rockwall Texas, just east of Dallas where the humidity and heat meet! Life is too short to get caught in the fast lane behind somebody slow!

    XL, LG, Sm, Mini and Weber for drink holder

  • crunkcrunk Posts: 94

    Great News Parallel!!

  • robnybbqrobnybbq Posts: 1,897
    Best of luck.

    _______________________________________________________________
    LBGE, Adjustable Rig, Spider, High-Que grate, maverick ET-732, Thermapen,


    Garnerville, NY
  • Little StevenLittle Steven Posts: 27,973
    Good news. Hope it continues to get better

    Steve 

    Caledon, ON

     

  • ParallelParallel Posts: 432
    edited March 2013
    Thank you all for your kind words and continued thoughts and prayers. As of 6:45PM Mrs Parallel is home. I was hoping for a good outcome to all of this but thus far I never would have dared dream it would be this good.

    Her hysterectomy surgery was able to be done laparoscopic and robot assisted, which was not expected as Mrs. parallel has never given birth and the thought was that her vaginal canal wouldn't be large enough to allow her uterus to be removed in one piece. Typically the uterus would be cut into smaller pieces to remove it if needed, but with the presence of cancerous cells, this is not an option. I tried to tell the Doc that I had "taken care of" resizing that particular piece of her anatomy... LOL.  :))

    Anyway, the Doc was confident enough that the cancer hadn't spread that he decided NOT to take lymph nodes to check. We will get the patholgy report back within a week and that will decide if shes clear. I suspect that she'll need to have multiple check ups each year now until it's reasonably assured that it hadn't spread. All in all... we remain blessed.



    Every time my elbow bends my mouth flies open.
  • EggcelsiorEggcelsior Posts: 12,517
    That's fantastic buddy!
  • EggcelsiorEggcelsior Posts: 12,517
    Is it chemo time? Radiation?
  • BullibeBullibe Posts: 132
    Happy things are turning out better than had been expected !  Get well soon Mrs. Parallel !
    Redneck Riviera, Gulf Shores, Alabama
  • ParallelParallel Posts: 432
    Eggcelsior, we don't know yet, still awaiting the pathology report... but the outlook is good and we're still going with the 75% chance that she won't have to undergo either.

    Every time my elbow bends my mouth flies open.
  • ParallelParallel Posts: 432
    Today was a milestone of sorts as she actually left the house to go next door to the annual crawfish boil our neighbor put on each Good Friday. It was good to see her smiling again.

    Every time my elbow bends my mouth flies open.
Sign In or Register to comment.
Click here for Forum Use Guidelines.