Friday, May 6, 2011

Update on the leg.

Saw the regular doctor today.  They took x-rays and there is a suspicious spot in the area where I am having the pain.  The next step is for the radiologist to officially read the x-rays and I have an appointment with an orthopedist on Monday to get the verdict.  The doctor did recommend that I stay off the leg altogether so I've got a prescription for crutches to fill this weekend.  Except for playing around with other people's crutches when I was a kid, I've never had to have them before; this will be interesting. 

And the half marathon is definitely out for this weekend.  Oh well, it was supposed to rain on Sunday anyway.  Plus a 7:30 a.m. race start is much too earlier.  Now I get to sleep in!  (I'm trying to stay positive...)

the CilleyGirl


  1. hugs, take care of yourself

  2. Sending many good thoughts, vibes and virtual cookies your way.

    You will totally get through this and then we can get back down to business!!

  3. Erg. Well, I'll continue to wait patiently. Hopefully they snap their fingers for a fast fix!

  4. Hi! I am hoping your appointment went well! I am hopeful that my leg will heal quickly. I am at week two with no running and my leg does not hurt at all. I am hoping that this is a good sign! Sending good thoughts your way!