(And in the interest of TMI, I had gotten my period earlier that day. Perhaps I was just
(Clearly, I am an EXPERT on the human body.)
Monday, I headed to work. The pain started kicking in again mid-afternoon. My left side was tender and kind of throbbing. I woefully bailed on my evening soccer game and spent the night just laying low (and popping 800mg of ibuprofen).
Tuesday, I found myself at the Dr. in an attempt to get to the bottom of it. After bloodwork, x-rays (and 2 hours), no conclusive answer was found and I was given a prescription for a muscle relaxant.
So, musculature perhaps? (But how would I pull a muscle without knowing it?) I texted my Sis (a nurse
So anyway, here I am today. The pain is pretty constant, but dull. But when I touch the area on my side where it hurts, it's really tender.
I have a followup appointment tomorrow for more tests. Is it even worth going?
I just feel "off", you know?
And my half marathon training is taking a hit, which is killing me. (More so mentally than physically.)
So diagnose me, internetz. What could it be? What should I do?
(Even if my Sis totally thinks my diagnosis is Hypochondria.)
(But it really truly does HURT, dammit!)