I had the following surgeries: 1979 Appendectomy"appendix". 1985-Hemhoidectomy, Hiatal Hernia. 1990-Hemhoidectomy. 1991-Vaginal prolapse, rectocele, entrocele, cystocele, entrocele, hysterectomy. 1992-Bladder neck suspension, rectocele. 1993-Hemhoidectomy. 1994-Colon resection. 1995-Large Ventral Hernia, Rectocele. 2005-Vaginal Prolapse, rectocele. May 2006-colon resection. Aug 2006-Bowel Obstruction. Feb 2007-Colostomy, Ventral Hernia, 9.0 Cyst on ovary attached to colon and tube.
Now I'm facing another major operation for a moderate 5.2cm Ventral Hernia, and I'm scared, any of you have any suggestions on what a should do?