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Old 01-24-2019, 02:19 PM   #1 (permalink)
 
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CABG - pronounced cabbage. It is a coronary artery bypas and graft. I had four on Monday. Quite amazing that I actually have no real pain except for sneezes and coughing. I am in awe that we can do these procedures routinely and in my case so far perfectly.

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I am being released today Thursday. After some rest Iíll get back to pens very, very carefully at first. My surgeon will get my best pen for sure.
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Old 01-24-2019, 02:52 PM   #2 (permalink)
 
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Here's wishing you a very speedy and full recovery. Take it easy for a bit and do as you're told by the doctors and your lovely lady.
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Old 01-24-2019, 03:04 PM   #3 (permalink)
 
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Best wishes!

Walking is your best friend for a speedy recovery.
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Old 01-24-2019, 03:25 PM   #4 (permalink)
 
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Best wishes for you. Now for the rest of your life you can listen to your nurses joking about Cabbages... DAMHIKT.
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Old 01-24-2019, 04:21 PM   #5 (permalink)
 
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Today's medical procedures are truly reMARKable, Mark !!!

Congratulations !!! . Like Skip, I wish you a continuing speedy recovery !!!

Be sure to do as SkipRat recommends !!!
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Old 01-24-2019, 05:12 PM   #6 (permalink)
 
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Glad you're ok. You will be in my prayers.
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Old 01-24-2019, 05:15 PM   #7 (permalink)
 
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Old 01-24-2019, 05:51 PM   #8 (permalink)
 
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A speedy recovery! Your doctor has a great sense of humor. He had you in stitches!
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Best wishes and prayers to you for a speedy and full recovery.

The second photo..of the dreaded "just float the cork" thing"....I very much dislike that contraption ��
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Best wishes Mark, glad to hear it's going well so far!! That third picture looks like you're ready for you face shield and doing some turning!! Or at least applying a CA finish!!!
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