The Bad Influence
Published in

The Bad Influence

150 Words

Do I Really Need Those Fallopian Tubes?


Photo by Annie Spratt on Unsplash

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…




We’re a Bad Influence because we INCITE change through inclusion, thought and creativity. We imagine a world where people can think critically, express themselves, and thumb their nose at the status quo, together.

Recommended from Medium

Ultra Labs Keto

Goodbye Pain! Hello Freedom!

READ/DOWNLOAD#$ Medical-Surgical Nursing: Assessme

How IoT for Senior Care Promotes Autonomy and Social Inclusion

3 Legal Cases Fighting Dangerous Products in 2019

Unlocking the 40-day national lockdown in India: There is no magic key

Journey of Novel Coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2)


Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Melissa R. Mendelson

Melissa R. Mendelson

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

More from Medium

How 2022 Is Going So Far

Doctor Strange 2 Banned In Several Countries For Acknowledging Queer Existence

Persons’s eye with rainbow-light striped across it

The High School Popularity Barrier Was Broken When The First “Uncool” Kid Made The Cut For The…

A hand-drawn poster in black and white of a lion’s open mouth with “Zoomorphic” written inside it’s mouth.