Tuesday, November 18, 2008

A woman was awake during this surgery

I wouldn’t want any surgery in the future if I can avoid. I was glad to cancel my bunion surgery next month. I got proper shoes to correct my weak tendons and my falling arches. But thi 24-year- old woman woke up during abdominal surgery at a hospital in Alice Springs in Australia. She could not open her eyes, but could hear and feel everything. She felt every cut of surgeon's knife. She was going to scream for help but she couldn’t due to the anesthesia that paralyzed her. The surgeons were not aware that she was awake. That’s freaky. That’s why I don’t like surgery.

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