Posts Tagged ‘Endometriosis’

I’m Back!!

So this post reveals that I am still alive! I never doubted for a second that I wouldn’t be. My surgery was at 8 am Friday and I was headed home at 2 pm. I had a little trouble adjusting to being upright afterword but every day I feel better. Part of the procedure was to fill my abdomen with carbon dioxide so the scope would have an easier view. An added “bonus” is that some of the gas is still trapped inside, which is more painful then the actual incisions. The verdict is that I do have endometriosis. It was caught early on and there wasn’t all that much to remove. Either I am a huge wimp or the endo found on a ligament was causing a lot of pain. I will go back to the doctor in 2 weeks to discuss the treatment options and to review the “awesome” pictures of my insides. I am grateful for the outcome; grateful to know what has been bothering me and thankful that it doesn’t seem to be severe.

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