Results of new scans, when compared to old scans:
Normal; no change. Radiology center extremely apologetic for the wait and the scare late last week. (whew)
Results of first appointment with new pain management specialist, who is actually NOT a pain management specialist, but is actually an internist who does pain management on the side, but who is the only person our insurance says he can see:
Disastrous. Nightmare of epic proportion. Awful. Frustrating. Hate-inducing. Do you need any more?