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Old 04-11-2007, 10:19 AM   #1
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im 26 i want to be sterilised and i dont want any "are you sure you really want to??"answers! im in the uk and want to go private im definately not going nhs!anyway, i dont want a general anaesthetic and besides a local is cheaper! but by local do they actually mean local or do they mean epidural?im getting a referal from my doc next week but i dont want to wait that long before i know because i want to plan what hospital i want to go to.does anyone know?

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Old 04-11-2007, 02:14 PM   #2
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Re: sterilisation?

they mean an epidural. i had it done when i was 25. no big deal. God bless

Old 04-12-2007, 03:13 AM   #3
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Re: sterilisation?

When I had mine done I was 24. Had just given birth to my third child one month before. That was 28 1/2 years ago. I have never regretted it. Piece of cake surgery. No unnecessary BS going in your body. Goodluck.


Old 04-13-2007, 03:05 AM   #4
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i am scared of the thought of having an epidural though im also petrified of general anaesthetic! did you have an epidural? i heard it hurts like hell and you need to have a bladder catheter???

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