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T Hocking

Trad climber
Redding, Ca
Apr 29, 2013 - 10:07am PT
Congrats Dean!
Hope the labor and delivery went smoothly,
Any pics of the demon child?
Tad
can't say

Social climber
Pasadena CA
Apr 29, 2013 - 10:07am PT
Did you put it with other bodily purged relics, like teeth, nail clippings and naval lint?
Ron Anderson

Trad climber
Soon to be Nipple suckling Liberal
Apr 29, 2013 - 10:07am PT
Congrats on the birth.. Cigars??
survival

Big Wall climber
Terrapin Station
Apr 29, 2013 - 10:12am PT
Frodo?!

Why not Sauron?!

Damn dude, I'm so sorry to be laughing at your misfortune, but you really cracked me up with the Dean/Flanders tale!

Glad the little Satan Jr. is gone!
pc

climber
Apr 29, 2013 - 10:27am PT
This thread is really making me unhappy ;( Glad you got the sucker out.

Through an unrelated investigation my doc found I have a kidney stone 8mm waiting for its "day". I'm terrified of doing nothing and terrified of taking proactive measures... And trying not to fall on my back or bounce around... Maybe someday when I can find the humor I'll post a TR on how the sucker was found...

Brutal business,
pc
Cragman

Trad climber
June Lake, California....via the Damascus Road
Apr 29, 2013 - 10:27am PT
I just looked at FRODO under a high power magnifying lens....it looks VERY similar to the photo that Can't Say posted up thread....loaded with sharp, nasty ridges....no wonder they hurt so much!!!!

photo not found
Missing photo ID#300984
T Hocking

Trad climber
Redding, Ca
Apr 29, 2013 - 10:55am PT
Aw, Aint he cute!
Cragman

Trad climber
June Lake, California....via the Damascus Road
Apr 29, 2013 - 11:07am PT
NO!!! Under the lens, one edge of him looks like the spine of a Stegosaurus!!!
otisdog

Big Wall climber
Sierra Madre & McGee Creek, Ca.
Apr 29, 2013 - 11:29am PT
Okay, I flunked the centimeter thing before...but 5 mm equals .19685 of an inch, about 1/5 of an inch. Either that is an awfully large pen or...

Either way, it's amazing how painful those little suckers can be!
troutbreath

climber
Kanada
Apr 29, 2013 - 12:01pm PT
I had a 11 m.m. one that I couldn't pass. So they sent 17 inches of plastic up you know what, to nudge it out of the way so my kidney could drain. After three trips to lithotripsy the broke the back of the beast. Then removed the plastic intruder that was slowly becoming part of my body after seven months. That was 18 years ago and I still occaisonally pass some carnage. I eventually found that when I was in pain and had no pain killers, that getting into a hot as you can handle it bath helped to relieve the pain. Takes about 15 minutes of soaking the back.
SCseagoat

Trad climber
Santa Cruz
Apr 29, 2013 - 12:07pm PT
DEAN, that thing looks ginormous given how svelte the plumbing through which they pass.
May it have no brothers or sisters.

Soldier on....with Spring Falls flowing unimpeded.

Oweeeee


Susan
dirt claud

Social climber
san diego,ca
Apr 29, 2013 - 12:14pm PT
Glad your doing better and that all came out ok Cragman. Sounds like it was painful, but you got lots of support from the taco crowd :-)
Cragman

Trad climber
June Lake, California....via the Damascus Road
Apr 29, 2013 - 01:33pm PT
Flanders was just over here looking at FRODO with the magnifying lens.....made him CRINGE!!!!!

Utilizing the internet, this is the closest thing I could find that resembles what FRODO looks like under the lens....

photo not found
Missing photo ID#300990
Ron Anderson

Trad climber
Soon to be Nipple suckling Liberal
Apr 29, 2013 - 01:37pm PT
I can (ahem) put it on a plaque for you ,, or a small glass globe display with back lighting!


I GLUED mine to a popular route and they now are the crux pinches!;-)
Dave Kos

Social climber
Temecula
Apr 29, 2013 - 02:05pm PT
Glad to head you got through that. Painful to even read.

Now that you are feeling better, you should relax and watch the Lord of the Rings movies.

I think Frodo is getting a bad rap.
Dave Kos

Social climber
Temecula
Apr 29, 2013 - 02:07pm PT
I had a 11 m.m. one [...]

http://www.google.com/search?q=11+mm+in+inches

Wow!
zBrown

Ice climber
chingadero de chula vista
Apr 29, 2013 - 02:30pm PT
Calcium oxalate stone 15mm in mutiple renal calculi expelled during micturition.


Cragman

Trad climber
June Lake, California....via the Damascus Road
Apr 29, 2013 - 02:46pm PT
I can confidently say that, should you find yourself in similar straits....forget the Percoset! Don't let them send you home with ANYTHING less than pure MORPHINE!

If they don't....stay in the hospital!!!!!

At the height of the worst of my attack and pain, I had FOUR Percoset in me....didn't even TOUCH the pain!
Cragman

Trad climber
June Lake, California....via the Damascus Road
Apr 29, 2013 - 08:29pm PT
Dropped FRODO off at the lab today in hopes of finding out what I am overdoing it on diet-wise...to have produced such a hateful thing.

Hope it's not chocolate!!!!
SCseagoat

Trad climber
Santa Cruz
Apr 29, 2013 - 10:13pm PT
Credit: Thanks Google


Susan
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