- Said while pointing to a bony knob on the side of my foot: "What is THAT?"
- Said while pointing to a mysterious, recurring swelling on my foot: "Maybe it's what old women get in their feet, you know, varicose veins"
- After testing for a potential cause of the mystery injury and getting a result -- on the wrong foot: "Let's just ignore that until it becomes a problem."
- In exasperation at my insistence that a swollen ankle wasn't a normal effect of ultimate: "Maybe you're just getting older."
Wednesday, February 23, 2011
Best Comments From My Health Care Providers
I had some memorable statements thrown at me by doctors, nurses and PTs last year, and here are some of the best: