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Surgery #7 report

I finally got my surgical report. It’s been almost six weeks since my surgery. The word that is used often and throughout this report is significant. Did I mention this is my seventh surgery? Fourth and last with this doctor. … Continue reading

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Surgery #7 the beginning

The hospital called me to come in earlier for my surgery on Thursday. It made me nervous. It made me feel excited too. Perhaps if the surgeon is running early, then he has more time to remove my uterus as … Continue reading

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‘Twas the night before surgery

I’m writing this from a beautiful hotel that I cannot enjoy. I can’t go wander around and look at the architecture or sit at the bar for a drink or even explore the town. Why? Because I’m stuck on the … Continue reading

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Help me decide

A funny thing happens to your body when you have endometriosis. When you have endometriosis and have a lot of surgeries (6 in 3 years), you develop scar tissue and adhesions. These can cause pain and suffering as well as … Continue reading

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Surgical help for endometriosis?

It makes me sad and angry to read or hear about women that have had surgery, that is supposed to make them feel better, but they’re in more pain afterwards. I know it happens, heck, it’s happened to me twice … Continue reading

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Acupuncture at its finest

I switched my post. I was going to start off by complaining about my pains again. However, there are so many others worse off than little old me! So, while I am doubled over with my heating pad on and … Continue reading

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Love your friend Endo reblogged with love

Reblogged from one Endosister to another! Please click the link and learn. Thank you. http://chancesour.blogspot.com/2013/07/love-your-friend-with-endometriosis.html?m=1

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Report of my first deep excision surgery – May 2012

Today, I received copies of all three surgical reports. I think it’s best if they are separated into 3 posts. My first surgery was last May. May 24, 2012. Here’s what it reads (you may need a medical dictionary, I … Continue reading

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Summary

During these last 3+ years, I have endured pain, no woman (or man for that matter), should ever have to. I am a different person inside and out. I was almost ruined, destroyed. I thought I was going crazy at … Continue reading

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Deep excision surgery #2

September 27, 2012 was my second excision surgery.  I was looking forward to even better results from this one. It was a very strange experience.  We went to the same hotel as last time.  It rained all day. We went … Continue reading

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