For one woman from Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, the fear of going to the doctor was so intense that she neglected a visit for five years, even though she had a giant tumor that was slowly taking over her life.
Thankfully, after she finally got her enormous growth looked at, her story had a happy ending — read on below to learn more!
Talamantes, meanwhile, lost one ovary in the surgery, and will need abdominal reconstruction to help her regain normal use of her midsection.
It will take some time to get used to life without the tumor, but, as she explained in a joint press conference with her surgeon, “I feel like a new woman. In fact, after the surgery when I took my first steps, I felt like I was walking on air.”
If you or anyone you know experiences unusual abdominal swelling or pain, make sure to call your doctor and get it checked out straight away.
Are you as stunned as we are by this medical miracle? Watch the press conference below to learn more, and make sure to SHARE with all the women in your life!
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