Did anyone read about NOTES surgery (non-invasive!)

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   Posted 8/18/2010 8:29 AM (GMT -7)   
I'm at work so don't have a lot of time to elaborate, but I just read an msnbc article (http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/38743790/ns/health-health_care/) about how they can do surgeries using natural orifices - mouth, vajay, urethra etc - looks like CD is one of the problems that can potentially be treated with this.  This could be very exciting news for us - imagine what it would do to recovery times if we had no external scarring after surgery?

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   Posted 8/18/2010 11:20 AM (GMT -7)   
Eh, I've read about it, and I'm not too impressed - yet, anyway. If they are gonna go cutting stuff outta me I want them to have THE BEST field of vision possible. The risks of surgery may be small - BUT - I wanna reduce those risks as much as possible.
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