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What strange bit of yourself have you seen?

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happymerryberries Tue 01-Mar-05 16:24:35

Since there are lots of 'nosey' posts at the moments.....

Have you seen any of your internal organs?

To start the ball rolling, I have seen my fallopian tubes

expatinscotland Tue 01-Mar-05 16:25:47

I've seen the inside of both my knee joints in surgery.

Newbarnsleygirl Tue 01-Mar-05 16:25:55

My kidneys. [euuuurrrggghhh]

redsky Tue 01-Mar-05 16:27:04

eh?? How?? (HMB and NBG)

Demented Tue 01-Mar-05 16:27:04


Have checked my stitches (after giving birth) with a mirror ... <shudder>

bundle Tue 01-Mar-05 16:27:13

saw the shape of my guts when having a barium meal..

changedit Tue 01-Mar-05 16:28:43

Think I've seen my cervix!! Doing pelvic floor exercises like crazy now!

MancMum Tue 01-Mar-05 16:28:53

I have seen my uterus and tubes and bladder in the metal light frame above me during c-section...

more bizareely I saw both my DD and DS before they were 'made' and where just a single egg made of my DNA and unscarred by their father's DNA!!

northerner Tue 01-Mar-05 16:28:53

LOL Demented - I did that too. And regretted it afterwards. Was horrified

happymerryberries Tue 01-Mar-05 16:29:49

My fallopian tubes were in a jar, post sterilization

Newbarnsleygirl Tue 01-Mar-05 16:29:59

In a scan!!

I have a duplex kidney and it looked pretty grim.

Haven't seen anything distgusting like bones or organs sticking out though!

redsky Tue 01-Mar-05 16:31:18

eeeeeuugghh! sorry for asking!!

Aero Tue 01-Mar-05 16:43:52

Nice thread.......
Had a good look at the placenta when ds1 was born - eeeeeeuuuuuuugggghhhhhh - but cool in a strange way!

Demented Tue 01-Mar-05 17:28:54

<hopes never to see fallopian tubes in a jar>

Although did watch a few episodes of that human biology prog on Channel 4 that was on a few weeks ago with the strange guy in the hat that disected human bodies and showed you how everything worked and went together/

happymerryberries Tue 01-Mar-05 17:30:49

Look at least this thread isn't contentious!!!!!

womba1 Tue 01-Mar-05 17:31:07

I've seen the shavings of bone that were taken from the backs of my kneecaps... delightful!!

macwoozy Tue 01-Mar-05 17:37:31

I've seen a catheter being pushed from my groin to my heart, and watching it wriggling around on a screen.

JanH Tue 01-Mar-05 17:44:02

I had a bone scan once - they injected (?) something radioactive first - so I saw my bones. I think. Well, sort of. (Memory is a bit hazy!)

lockets Tue 01-Mar-05 17:48:53

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snafu Tue 01-Mar-05 18:12:13

I saw my cervix (also on a screen) during a colposcopy. Niiiice.

misdee Tue 01-Mar-05 18:15:09

not myself, but have seen dd3 heart from various angles when i was still carrying her. have seen dh heart as well in a scan, its very interesting.

Merlin Tue 01-Mar-05 18:20:47

Haven't seen my fallopians, but surgeon wrote "good tubes" on my notes after c/section!!!

happymerryberries Tue 01-Mar-05 18:22:04

Wow a professional comlimenting your tubes!

I'd be tempted to put that on my CV

prunegirl Tue 01-Mar-05 18:24:07

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jampots Tue 01-Mar-05 18:24:51

saw my heart on a scan and glanced over the insides of me whilst having a c/s (in the mirrored lights above the table)

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