Now the Big Day is tomorrow, and there's some questions lingering, just for peace of mind:
1. I've been told to take some ibuprofen before I leave for my appointment. Does anybody have a voice of experience when it comes to dosage? I saw some women take as high as 1000 mgs, which seems excessive.
2. Will I be able to (or want to) get out and about after the procedure? (I say this because my daughter has a school assembly tomorrow afternoon, and I hope I'm not too laid up to skip it.)
3. I'm sure the discharge I experience after will differ from others, but I'd love a general idea: enough to fill a pantyliner? A pad?
There's still a whole lot of I-don't-know attached to this all (the worst part), but my doctor is known for sitting down and talking to his patients before he lays a hand on them. I'm fully expecting him to talk to me longer than he'll be poking and prodding. Especially since, after joining this community, I will come well-armed with questions. (I'm not sure what my dysplasia level is, but I'm sure he'll tell me, even if I don't ask.)