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Hysterectomy results in injured colon and more


In 2002, I had what was supposed to be simple hysterectomy and ended up getting my colon poked with an instrument. They couldn’t find the hole and closed me up, and then I got septic and came so close to dying they called my family down to say goodbye to me. I was in a coma for about two weeks and a three-month stay in the hospital.

I was left with brain damage, stage three kidney failure, lung damage, a splenectomy due to E. Coli and staph infection eating my spleen and was not able to sue due to signing a pre-surgery statement saying that they were not responsible for any blood or bacterial infections. Now I am screwed for life and can’t do anything about it.