Just got back from another trip to the ER

Discussion in 'Family Life - Stories, Pictures & Updates' started by Mahonri, Jun 16, 2009.

  1. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast

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    When you have 7 kids, it becomes a common occurance.

    DS#4... son of Mahonri on BYC decided to cut of the tip of his right index finger (he's left handed)

    4 hours and 6 sutures later it's but back on but it was pretty gross. I hope it heals and doesn't require further surgery.

    And I'm booked solid tomorrow... praying I can get some sleep.
     
  2. chickenbottom

    chickenbottom Songster

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    how on earth did he do this with just a regular kitchen knife oh thats so much pain. also get some rest you will need it hes in my prayers
     
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  3. b.hromada

    b.hromada Flock Mistress

    I hope he's going to be okay?! It never ends with kids, does it? Having a large family like you do, I know what you're going through. Hope you can get some sleep, and things calm down. [​IMG] [​IMG]:fl
     
  4. Cetawin

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    *sigh* ah yes kids and the fun they bring. Get some rest hon. Hopefully, further surgery will not be required.
     
  5. monarc23

    monarc23 Coturnix Obsessed

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    ouch ouch ouch poor kiddo! Poor you! HOpe ya do get some sleep! [​IMG]
     
  6. FrenchHen

    FrenchHen Chicken Ambassador

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    Yikes! I'm glad they could repair things. I do hope and pray for a quick and uneventful recovery.
     
  7. bluey

    bluey thootp veteran

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    I hear you Mahonri, my four daughters seem to constantly keep us in the ER as well, so it's not limited to sons! I hope you can at least get enough sleep to make it through your day. It's not like you can phone your job in, unfortunately!
     
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  8. luvmychicknkids

    luvmychicknkids Canning Squirrel

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    OUCH!!!!! Poor guy! I hope the pain goes away soon and he is back to normal! I know that had to be just awful for all of you!
     
  9. HennysMom

    HennysMom Keeper of the Tiara

    Owie! [​IMG] Been there done that Mahonri - fun times in the ER at the ungodly hour. [​IMG] to the son and prayers for a speedy recovery!
     
  10. hearthnsoul

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    Oh boy do I ever know that feeling, my middle son once jumped up and got his finger caught on a nail and took the finger half off,..it's so distressing, and the emergency room rarely makes you feel better about the whole lot.
    Wishing him a speedy recovery...
     

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