xoJane: Totally Tubal Adventures: Preoperative Shenanigans

“Patient understands and consents,” he noted in my electronic medical record before discussing the specific surgery I’m having, which is a laparoscopic bilateral tubal ligation. Using a clamp to stabilize my uterus and move it around as needed (much like a hay hook!), he’ll locate the fallopian tubes with the assistance of a camera inserted through my navel, and then insert another tool through an incision just below my, er, hairline. He said it, not me.

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