05-28 Great Help
Diaries of a pagan mom of many
I just found out what they repaired my hernia with. Skin. Specifically, cadaver skin. Cadaver skin that has been disinfected and freeze-dried. Supposedly, I have a lower risk of infection with this cadaver skin than with the mesh he mentioned using before.
So now, apparently, I am part zombie. Cool!
Going home today. Turned out to be two nights in the hospital after all, which I really expected despite what the doctors said. I could quite bring myself to believe that they would kick me out of the hospital after only one night, after such a major surgery involving my entire torso and both hips. Even with my c-sections, which only involved the lower abdomen, I had to stay at least two nights. I