2004-01-18 17:58:22 UTC
toilet to remove whatever instect did it. Nothing was found. Bites
started to be felt rather regularly. After a year or so asked
physician. One surgeon said it must be due sleeping with a woman with
venereal disease. A renouned surgen in town had a look. Prescribed
antibiotics one after another. Finally epididymis of one testicle was
removed. Bites did not go away. Was asked if had been to a region with
endemic elephantiasis. That is where I was born and grew up till was
A 6 week course of Complamina was prescribed. Cost me one hundredth of
antibiotics consumed and one thousandth of surgical process. Bites
stopped. Later someone told me that Complamina is given to old people
with blood circulation problem.
Two nights back felt sharp pinprick on top of right foot. Started to
recur every 20/30 seconds. It was 2am. Could not sleep really
afterwards. During the day forgot about it but at night it came up
within 2 hours of falling asleep. Didnt know what to do. Whole day
today keep noticing the pricks.
Does have cramps problem. Occassionally have to take 300mg quinine at
Will see doctor tomorrw.
Am 65 now.
Cant say I am posting to right group.
Thanks for reading.