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    Rehab Medicine DR

    Here I am some 11 years later searching for Drs with expertise in SCI patients. My husband was hospitalized with cellulitis and about 6 bugs, thankfully all sensitive to antibiotics caused I believed...
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    last year he had a blood clot in his lungs and...

    last year he had a blood clot in his lungs and his only symptom was severe spasticity. not even shortness of breath. they transported him to er and discovered he had a fever. 103. he's better and...
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    Yes I think is is a Autonomic Dysreflexia...

    Yes I think is is a Autonomic Dysreflexia symptom. Bladder seems OK. He does have a wound on his leg, but it has been improving. I was thinking maybe blood clot

    I just got a call from life alert...
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    Shaking - Sudden onset whole body

    C3/4 Inc injury... 10.2003 Living and surviving ok, I am ex-wife. He called me this morning with uncontrollable shaking with sudden onset at 10PM last night and it comes and goes. Any ideas?
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    As I read this thread that I started over 5 years...

    As I read this thread that I started over 5 years ago, I'm reflecting of all that has happened. I left, we remain close and in contact. But things have gone hill today so I am writing on this thread....
  6. Thread: Pradaxa

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    Pradaxa

    Our dr. Mentioned that this drug might be a good idea at some point since bob will have to be on coumadin for the rest of his life. Is this drug really a good alternative. No testing required sounds...
  7. Pradaxa-is this an option

    Our dr. Mentioned that this drug might be a good idea at some point since bob will have to be on coumadin for the rest of his life. Is this drug really a good alternative. No testing required sounds...
  8. He is not stable yet on his Coumadin dosage and...

    He is not stable yet on his Coumadin dosage and not on any new meds, other than the Coumadin and Lovenox (2 injections bid for 6 days now DQ'd). He had a vena cavagram done while in the hospital,...
  9. Edema and pulmonary embolism advice dr wise s I nurse

    C3/4 incomplete walking quad. Diagnosed and Hospitalized for treatment of pulmonary embolism. One week ago. Had blood clot in right leg immediately after injury 8 yrs ago. Now has one in left leg,...
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    They did a CT scan with contrast and saw numerous...

    They did a CT scan with contrast and saw numerous clots. He had minimal spasticity prior to almost fainting Monday. But i think hes was dehydrated. Vascular surgeon going in vena cavagram today...
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    Dr. Wise and SCI Nurse

    His initial symptoms were the return of moderate to severe spasticity, (is this related?) swelling in the l leg (previous clot had been in right) shortness of breath.

    They admitted him to the...
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    Pulmonary embolism -medical advice needed

    Hello, haven't posted here in a year. My husband c3/4 Inc. Just diagnosed with pulmonary embolism. He had filter inserted in his groin when he was first injured. He did experience a blood clot early...
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    thanks Eileen. No such law in CA. He can manage...

    thanks Eileen. No such law in CA. He can manage his personal care fine. His accidents are primarily leaking, not soaking. But it gets old to see and have to deal with all the stained underwear. I did...
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    It finally has come to this.

    Hi folks,
    some of you will remember me Im sure. I haven't been here in a while, but once again I need some advice. My husband c3/4 inc is insisting on driving again, has had 3 accidents, refuses to...
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    I was hoping to get more responses. I intend to...

    I was hoping to get more responses. I intend to send this link to my husband so that he can see other opinions. Not that it might do any good but I don't know what else to do. Thanks for...
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    In his defense, you have only heard my side of...

    In his defense, you have only heard my side of the story. He would never come here, although I encouraged him to and sent him links. I think I am finally though at the end of my rope. I just hope it...
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    Need a Sanity Check

    Haven't posted or even come here in a while. But I need another point of view and I need it now. My husband c3/4 inc quad who has had 3 car accidents, the last being almost 2 years ago which resulted...
  18. Need Help SCI Nurse Dr. Wise - Numbness and Tingling

    Dr. Wise/SCI Nurse,
    I have been on this board since 2003 when my husband sustained a c3/4 inc sci. For about two weeks now I have been experiencing numbness and tingling in my right arm. Inside...
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    I haven't been here for a long time. Can't believe this game is still going on!!!
  20. Does any inc high level ride a motorcycle here?

    I am posting a reply to this thread as noone has commented. I did receive a private reply, thanks...

    Does anyone have an opinion here? He has fair balance, moderate spasticity.
  21. Advice Needed: c3/4 incomplete wants to buy and ride a harley

    Hi Again,
    I always come here when I need advice. My husband c3.4 inc is actively looking to buy a harley. At first he just wanted to own it and keep it clean etc in the garage. Now he is talking...
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    Eileen, My heart breaks for you hearing the...

    Eileen, My heart breaks for you hearing the sadness and abandonment that you still must feel. I can relate on that level, Though our family was there a bit at the beginning they quickly fell by the...
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    I haven't been to this site in quite a while, but...

    I haven't been to this site in quite a while, but seeing this story this morning in my local paper prompted me to come here to see what responses there would be to this woman deciding to end her...
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    I believe that the intercom uses this type of...

    I believe that the intercom uses this type of wiring. Wireless is still not reliable for many applications.
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    We had an intercom system installed in every room...

    We had an intercom system installed in every room in the house and outside. It also includes the front door. It allows us to answer the door or communicate, and also listen if necessary. It has been...
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