>----- Original Message -----
From: Marla <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: Multiple recipients of list ADHESIONS <email@example.com> Sent: Thursday, June 01, 2000 2:11 PM Subject: Re: Welcome Marla
> Hmmmm ... perhaps I wrote it wrong?
> That's a numeral one at the end.
> My problems started about 15 months ago right after an abdominal
> hysterectomy. The most frightening thing is that it started out in a small
> area about two inches wide, six inches long just below my navel. Since
then > it has spread all the way across my lower abdomen from hip to hip and is
> invading the area above my navel to the base of my rib cage. Did yours
> spread like that? How much area is affected? I keep hoping it will reach a
> saturation point and stop but just in the last two weeks it reached my rib
> cage. The doc says that's the nerves have shorted out and will keep trying
> to find an "end" whatever that means. I haven't even been able to find a
> doctor in the area that is knowledgable (sp?) enough to give me answers.
All > they tell me is that it will probably never go away and there is no
> treatment and no cure. One even went so far as to tell me that while it
> isn't life threatening I might someday wish it would kill me. Boy now,
THAT > really gave me a lot of HOPE. <g>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Sherry <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> To: Multiple recipients of list ADHESIONS <email@example.com>
> Date: Thursday, June 01, 2000 7:09 AM
> Subject: Welcome Marla
> >Hi and welcome! I tried to visit your web page but couldn't. How long
> >have you been dealing with adhesions? Mine has been a 10 year battle.
> >I'm looking forward to sharing information and experiences with you.
> >Sherry at SMGNWV@aol.com