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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • May 27, 2007
  • 05:10 PM

I am 6ft.,5",265 pound,53 year old male.I retired"forced"after 34 years of work due to medical problems that started last Oct.I am diabetic"non insulin dependent,"6 years"GURD"5years",HPB""30 years",cronic ear infections leftside,had swimers ear as child this side,broken ear drum,went into Minears 15 years ago.I had Chickenpox when I was 40,I never was,but 3 years ago noticed my eyes tearup and itch around my sisters cats"Years ago I owned a cat?Had my house tested for mold/mildew and radon"I have a 4 ft. crawl"Found Cladosporium,but not whats considered unusaual amounts.I am married 25 years to a great gal with 2 children,we are empty nesters.Last Oct.I had chest pains and had a Vertigo attack like I never had with any Minears attack before.It lasted 6 hours and the same fall asleep after getting to dry heaves.Wokeup feeling OK.Had minor attacks in Dec.went to the best Orinthoigist"Ear/neck Doc"in Chicago"Un of Ill.Got 3 Gent. shots to kill left ear.I have never been the same since.I have trouble with my eyes,"boucing vision"feel drunk all the time,the more I work,drunker I feel.Have chest pains all the time,Forehead has rash that comes and goes,feel like I have Chickenpox inside my guts,left hand is burning 24/7.foot goes numb time to time.Now what has been tested.Nov. had threadmill EKG"came back clear"This is since Jan.07.Had head CRT,MRI,MRI with contrast,neck Xray,and neck,MRI,Blood test,been checked for Giant Cell sedrate 2 times,chest XRAY,corotic neck vein doppler,EKG,EMG for left hand and leg,3 eye exams,set of test to check if I am by lateral minears,been thru 12 sessions of Vest. rehab.Now results of 1 local Nurogist ,my Primary care D.O.,local ENT,local eye doc"MD type",2 Chicago "Ear/neck Docs"They can't explain what is happening to me!There answer is for me to go to a shrink"which I have,and he added more meds"I feel the same since the 3 rd Gent. shot,no improvement,but I do feel more druck as time goes on,"Chest pains are increasing" like I am looking up from the bottom of a whole.I was told I had a bad neck,and was suppose to have surgury.Expert neck Doc advised me to not have it done ,as it is borderline,and I could endup with other complications.I really feel let down and blownoff,If the answer isn't easy,the Docs don't want to bother with you.Being a Veteran,After working 34 yaers and missing 2 DAYS in all that time!Not complaining.Well any ideas or help???

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