Cubital Tunnel Syndrome

Elbows. I've always had a mixed relationship with them. As a child I was often told off because I had very pointy elbows for nudging people with! When I was 10 I fell off a horse and both fractured and dislocated my right elbow, leading to a diagnosis of arthritis just before my 18th birthday … Continue reading Cubital Tunnel Syndrome

Hospital admission as an adult

With the Cushing's testing, my arthritis and my DVT I've experienced quite a few day clinics and even the odd day procedure in my time as an adult but until my PEs this March I hadn't experienced actually being an in-patient. The last time was when I broke and dislocated my elbow at the age … Continue reading Hospital admission as an adult

Yet another road block

18th March 2019. 2 years, 6 months and 2 days after my DVT. 2 years and 2 days after I came off warfarin. I'm back on blood thinners for life as I have been diagnosed with multiple large bilaterial pulmonary embolisms. My health just keeps getting better! Still, it appropriately happened in Blood Clot Awareness … Continue reading Yet another road block