Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2004/10/03

[Author Prev] [Author Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next] [Author Index] [Topic Index] [Home] [Search]

Subject: [Leica] Re: New Zeiss Ikon/drugs
From: philippe.orlent at (Philippe Orlent)
Date: Sun Oct 3 14:12:35 2004

3 cortisone injections between the vertrebrae did the job for me.
Local anaestesia with lidocaine made the injection with a 4 inch needle
> From: "animal" <>
> Reply-To: Leica Users Group <>
> Date: Sun, 3 Oct 2004 22:49:55 +0200
> To: "Leica Users Group" <>
> Subject: Re: [Leica] Re: New Zeiss Ikon/drugs
>> Percocet - Neurontin - and...drum roll...oxycontin...
>> I have a ruptured disk and have been laid up and drugged out for about
>> two weeks now. But I had a steroid injection in the disc space
>> yesterday, and it looks like it may be starting to work. I sure hope it
>> does because I have a three-day wedding orgy to shoot starting a week
>> from last night - and it's for the daughter of one of the biggest real
>> estate moguls in the Boston area. So if this job is screwed up - as in I
>> can't shoot - it'll be one of those 'you'll never shoot in this town
>> again.' But if I can get patched up to the point where I can shoot, it
>> could be The Big One.
>> So if my posts over the past 10 days have seemed a bit disjointed, or a
>> bit more, uh, odd :-) than usual, it's the drugs... :-)
> In 93 had the same after a stupid weightlifting mistake.
> Spend 2 weeks in a waterbed on a mix of Valium and diclofenac.
> Had to crawl around the house like a baby and was forbidden to sit on a
> toilet.
> Pile of old books beside my bed.
> Had one of the best times of my life.
> When i was allowed up all the symptoms had disappeared.
> That disk only bothers me once or twice a year ,usually after i do 
> something
> silly with my back.
> Hope you recover soon!
> simon jessurun
> _______________________________________________
> Leica Users Group.
> See for more information

In reply to: Message from s.jessurun95 at (animal) ([Leica] Re: New Zeiss Ikon/drugs)