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by Limpbizcit
Sat Sep 01, 2018 11:09 pm
Forum: Implants
Topic: Infection stories
Replies: 18
Views: 2121

Re: Infection stories

pal123 wrote:Limpbizcit ,

You say the antibiotics affected your kidney function. Was that only temporary while you are on them or long term.

Thanks,
Pal

It was temporary. It started to return to normal by the fourth day in the hospital.
by Limpbizcit
Sat Sep 01, 2018 5:16 pm
Forum: Implants
Topic: Infection stories
Replies: 18
Views: 2121

Re: Infection stories

I noticed the clear discharge two weeks in. I kept hoping things would get better and taking antibiotics for almost two months. But two months after surgery it had to go.
by Limpbizcit
Sat Sep 01, 2018 10:05 am
Forum: Implants
Topic: Infection stories
Replies: 18
Views: 2121

Re: Infection stories

The hospital staff was concerned about my surgeon putting in the malleable immediately after removing the infected three piece. Which is probably why they kept me 5 days. My surgeon says the severity of the infection determines whether or not they put a space holder in. He said there was puss in the...
by Limpbizcit
Fri Aug 31, 2018 4:52 pm
Forum: Implants
Topic: Infection stories
Replies: 18
Views: 2121

Re: Infection stories

Larry I was the hospital 5 days!
by Limpbizcit
Fri Aug 31, 2018 9:24 am
Forum: Implants
Topic: Implant APPROVAL
Replies: 13
Views: 1437

Re: Implant APPROVAL

MK1965 wrote:Limpbizcit,
It took about 4-5 weeks for Aetna to approve my implant.
MK

Thanks!
by Limpbizcit
Thu Aug 30, 2018 12:12 pm
Forum: Implants
Topic: Implant APPROVAL
Replies: 13
Views: 1437

Re: Implant APPROVAL

Just learned today my implant was approved by Aetna. Was out of Country for almost 3 weeks and came back late yesterday. I was kind of worried about it because my insurance did not cover anything Prostate Ca related except RP. Today, I already paid surgeon fee ($502.20) and hospital fee ($632.91) a...
by Limpbizcit
Mon Aug 27, 2018 11:52 am
Forum: Implants
Topic: Infection stories
Replies: 18
Views: 2121

Re: Infection stories

I didn't have pain or fever. Just clear fluid from the incision area and the pump was stuck to my scrotum. Aftet the infected three piece was removed, a small malleable was implanted as a space holder. My surgeon said putting a space holder in would help preserve length. But this thing is the size o...
by Limpbizcit
Thu Aug 23, 2018 7:34 pm
Forum: Implants
Topic: Lgx vs Titan
Replies: 10
Views: 1574

Re: Lgx vs Titan

It matters of the person your with doesn't know you have an implant and your trying to keep it that way.
by Limpbizcit
Thu Aug 23, 2018 10:00 am
Forum: Implants
Topic: Sign of infection
Replies: 2
Views: 488

Re: Sign of infection

I never had shooting pain with my infection. As Hawk man stated I did have a tethered pump. This could be a part of the healing process, but consult your doctor immediately. If it is an infection, the sooner it's caught, the better for you.
by Limpbizcit
Sat Aug 18, 2018 2:03 pm
Forum: Implants
Topic: Does Viagra engorge your glands after an implant
Replies: 5
Views: 799

Re: Does Viagra engorge your glands after an implant

I see a difference with Viagra. Cialis never worked for me. I'd get a headache before I got a hard on.

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