Heartburn? Ulcer? Who knows :(
Oct 12, 2009For the last few weeks I have had a burning sensation in my pouch after I ate. It has gotten worse & is not kicking my ass every time I eat. It is not painful enough to double me over, but is enough to make me STOP eating. So, I don't eat nearly enough calories a day as I should be eating. I called my surgeon this morning & I have an appointment tomorrow morning & they called me in 2 scripts & told me to stop my iron supplement. I was told I will probably have to have a scope done ... which I am scared to death because my friend just had the lapband done by my surgeon in July & she now has had it removed & is going to Pittsburgh Hospital to be seen by a different doctor because she still vomits (3 months later & no band there) & they found a suture at the bottom of her esophogus why the hell would there be a suture there?!?! So I am sooo hoping that she had so many complications because of her BODY rejecting the band & it is not my surgeon. I love my surgeon & he has always been so nice & great to me ... AND my RNY is wonderful & I never had a complication until now (almost 9 months out!). So hopefully it isn't anything really bad & it goes away ... because this sucks!
Jul 09, 2008