It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Ear, Nose & Throat Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 06-28-2010, 10:08 AM   #1
Newbie
(female)
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Posts: 1
katiesin HB User
Post op day 4

I am a 18 year old female and I just got my tonsils removed on Thursday of last week. They gave me a steriod for the swelling and some medicine for the pain. Its been kind of helping but not taking the pain away all together. It gets so bad some times I won't be able to even get down water. It ends up going up my nose and burning. My tongue is also numb and has been swollen since the day of surgery. Everyone told me this was normal for a couple of days, but 4 days later and I can't taste anything because its numb does not seem normal to me. I woke up this morning with the worse pain i had felt the whole time. It was like thousands of little needles were being shoved into my throat and ears. I took my pain medicine, but it won't go away.
Any ideas of what I can do.

 
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Post nasal drip? chook439 Acid Reflux / GERD 5 04-12-2011 09:38 AM
Post ablation day 4 worried any help appreciated??? jackielondon Heart Disorders 1 07-02-2010 04:48 AM
Post-Op Pain Medicine superstressed Back Problems 11 12-22-2009 07:00 AM
issues w/ surgeon, heading to post-op appt -help Wymom94 Spinal Cord Disorders 13 06-20-2008 07:28 PM
post nasal drip causing gagging and choking... HELP! scooter101 Colds & Flu 78 10-18-2006 08:08 PM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Join Our Newsletter

Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts.

Whoops,

There was a problem adding your email Try again

Thank You

Your email has been added








TOP THANKED CONTRIBUTORS



jenni9033 (30), Titchou (12), Jenmomof2 (11), LisaMP (8), gcsjr (8), ladybud (8), mkgbrook (8), choirgirl (7), buffalonygal (6), palmtreegirl (6)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1164), MSJayhawk (997), Apollo123 (898), Titchou (832), janewhite1 (823), Gabriel (758), ladybud (745), sammy64 (666), midwest1 (665), BlueSkies14 (610)



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 05:58 PM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!