Ok, this may take a while, so only read if you have some time!! I was scheduled for my spinal tap today, Friday, and I got a call from the place that was doing it that the doc wants me to have my MS panel (bloodwork) done at the same time, but they don't draw blood at the facility, they just do the tap, ok, you can draw my spinal fluid but not my blood, whatever. So, while I am at the dentist with my 8 year old who has an abscessed tooth that has infected his entire cheek, they are telling me that I have to have it done at the hospital, YOUR KIDDING ME, why can't I go to the lab before my tap? Oh no, you can't, but you have to take your spinal fluid to the lab after your exam, but you can't have your blood drawn at that time. Am I crazy? So after many many phone calls, they finally decide that after the tap, when I take my fluid (creepy) that I can have my labs done then (imagine that), THEN, yes then, the facility calls me back and tells me that my spot was filled because they werent sure I was going to be able to make it so they scheduled someone else. CAN I CRY NOW!!!! Anyway, my question is this (yes there really is a question in all of this!!!) Did anybody else have to take their fluid to the lab? It seems kinda weird, but maybe thats how is works with this stuff. Thanks for your time!
Posts You May Be Interested In
I have been here before, a long long time ago and now I am back.Forgive me for not just saying what I want to say,even under a triple dose of antidepressants it is still raw and seeping and I am hesitant at revealing it as at least under the bandages around my heart I don,t have to look at how raw and wounded.My child was cleaved from my heart by his own actions. my child of ten,turning eleven...
I gave my 2 week notice last Friday 13th. Now to join you fine people in a life of leisure and nothing else to do but to look out for myself....is it just me or does that sound pretty boring? My goal was to live to retire and I guess having to take early retirement because of health reasons wasn't exactly the way I had planned things. I just can't stay in that building that is reeking mildew...