The subtle difference in spelling in pronunciation is integral for an Ob-gyn resident who happens to have peroneal tendonitis. Inflammation of the lateral ankle tendons... Not inflammation of the perineum. (What's that term for two words that sound the same but mean different things?)I have diagnosed myself with peroneal tendonitis based on the location of my… Continue reading Peroneal is not Perineal
Yesterday I ran 10k in the morning and I did some really good, Lon stretchin afterwards. I felt really good and my knee wasn't sore at all. By mid afternoon, the lateral side of my left ankle, just posterior to the maleolus started hurting. I didn't think too much of it, as I've had this… Continue reading Injury, Really?
This morning I was running late for handover when I unexpectedly ran into the ob/gyn program director (PD). This is the first time I'd seen him since the match, and I'd be lying if I said that I haven't been avoiding/dreading this interaction since then. I was suddenly faced with the decision on how to… Continue reading Insult to Injury