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Do I Really Need Those Fallopian Tubes?


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I met with the surgeon, and we spoke about my situation and my decision on the surgery. I knew the cysts would be removed, and I was okay, if the left ovary had to be taken out too. She answered my questions and was very informative, but then she threw a curveball my way. Did I want her to take out the fallopian tubes? If I wasn’t going to…




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Melissa R. Mendelson

Melissa R. Mendelson

Horror, Science-Fiction and Dystopian Short Story Author and Poet.

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