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March 19, 2018

Open Thread

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[OregonMuse]: Just got back from seeing the surgeon who did the shoulder replacement. You should have seen his face light up when he saw me move my arm across my chest. He said it looked WAY better than when he saw me a couple of months ago. He also said the healing is progressing very well and to keep up with the PT. As long as I'm not "plateau-ing", he's happy.

The replacement shoulder is made from a titanium alloy that spoofs the bone into thinking that it's also bone, so bone tissue will grow around it. Also grow through it, because it's full of little holes, each one about 20 microns in diameter. That's amazing.

So, good news all around. Thank you for all of your prayers and good wishes.

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