So they cut into the vein on your neck and run a guide wire down it to thread the catheter end of the port through. They insert the port through the other end. Sealed me up with surgical glue. Sore but not painful. Skipping the pain meds, they just make me sick. “He’s some pain meds and by the way here’s a Rx for anti nausea pills and meds for constipation as the the pain meds could cause both!” Ya, I’ll skip the pain meds:) Love my medical team though! Chemo starts Thursday.



2 Thoughts.

  1. Congratulations on your new personal plumbing! I’ll be thinking of you tomorrow! Vaya con dios. Break a leg. Bon voyage. Good luck.

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