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My saga started with stage 2A cervical ca in june of 2006. Had a radical hysterectomy followed by 6 weeks chemo & radiation. Bowel obstruction cause by radiation was discovered in june of 2007. Had surgery to repaior it, then that broke open & peritonitis was filling my body. Docs said I would not make it off the operating table. Guess God had others plans. Was hospitalized for 3 months from dec 07 - feb '08. Missed all the holidays. Had an ostomy reversal in sept '08. Then, in May of 2009, my bowels perforated again & I am back to 2 ostomies & am on TPN 12 hrs. a day.
It's now May of 2012. Since my surgery in '09, they removed the rest of my colon & took down my mucas fistula so, I just have the iliostomy. I will have the ilio and be on tpn for the rest of my life. I am up to 120lbs!
Will be expecting my 4th grandchild in September and am LOVING LIFE!!!

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