I Had Surgery For the First Time

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    My Ovarian Surgery

    Hi Last December at the age of 22 I had the scary experience of my first ever surgery to correct a problem with my ovaries. Throughout my last few months at uni and up to finals I had been plagued by heavy periods and pain although despite this I did managed to obtain a first...
    sandra23 sandra23
    Nov 6, 2009


    So yea had surgery for the first time ever that thing they give you to calm down is crazy!!  I don't remember the surgery part thanks to a really cute anesthigiologist (did I spell that wrong?? Probably) who said oh ur gonna feel like you've had a couple martinins...
    TimeforT TimeforT
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Apr 29, 2008

    Things I Dont Miss About Surgery

    things i dont miss about surgery 1.Walking around with crutches 2. Not eating much. Only eating pudding and gingeraile 3. constipation with pain meds 4. Showering every other day 5. Getting anxious and not being able to calm down. 6. Not being able to sleep 7. Laying straight in...
    MoonLight30 MoonLight30
    26-30, F
    Oct 1, 2010

    Well, Not "had"...

    ...but I will be having surgery for the first time in about two and a half hours. I'm pretty nervous, not so much about the procedure itself yet (though I'm sure I will be once I see the scalpel) but about the recovery time and process. Thankfully, it's minor surgery. ...
    booradley booradley
    1 Response Nov 6, 2009
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