MRSA in surgical wound

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I'm 12 weeks post op for my first operation

10 weeks post op of my second operation. When I got my cast removed (week 9) some of my scar was not healed and looked yellow.

I went to the hospital, a day care centre and m doctors surgery on multiple occasions because I knew something was not right. Eventually I have been diagnosed with MRSA.

I am walking with out crutches in my moon boot and I am back to work tomorrow. It was just a reminder to people of you don't think something is right persist until you know for sure.

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    Quite right after all it is your life!

    Hope it all goes well for you.

    Cheers Richard

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      Thank you Richard I'm back to work and everything just got to keep my wounds covered which they are.

      And keep them clean so doing it myself until I can get back to the hospital

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    Way to trust your gut! We often doubt ourselves but "we" can only truly know what feels ok or not in our body. A good reminder to others who may not be speaking up. Thanks for sharing. Speedy recovery to you!

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    Remember to level up your walking whils in boot a shoe to keep you lined up. Got avoid that hip knee and back injury  I'm a bit of a nag about this as it's so important. You can get a shoe called an Even Up Shoe not expensive and could save a wealth of pain 

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