I had surgery on Tuesday, March 24th and am happy to report the “grapefruit” was successfully removed, the large cyst on my right ovary had resolved itself and they were able to sew me up without any problems!
Now this doesn’t mean it’s easy-peasy for getting pregnant but it means for perhaps up to two years, I may still have a uterus. They kept reminding me that it could return within two years so my best window for trying to get pregnant is the next two years. If I do get pregnant, I will not be able to go into labor b/c of the scaring at the top of my uterus. Scars don’t stretch so I couldn’t go into labor w/o risking rupturing.
Otherwise I had no fears and no tears going into surgery. I did my usual joke cracking and went right to ni ni land. I woke up with 4 shots of Morphine and not having a clue where I was.
The story gets a little pathetic post op when my Mom 1.0 ditched me within an hour of getting out of surgery. She took off, not calling any one and just tossing my cell to me to… Continue reading