Posts Tagged ‘clunker’

Patching clunkers:
The body as a ‘66 Mustang past its day

Thursday, September 9th, 2010

I got another repair job a couple weeks ago, this time on my leaky esophagus – leaky as in blood oozing out where it shouldn’t and going where it’s not supposed to, into my stomach. The problem is called varices if you care, and I’ve had many endoscopies over the last decade and repairs have been made, but there was always one leak, the docs warned me, “We can’t fix. It’s in the wrong spot.”

Wrong spot? (more…)