Opening up. After coping with painful intervals and endometriosis, Amy Schumer underwent intense surgical procedures to take away her uterus over the weekend earlier than sharing an replace through Instagram.
“If you have really painful periods you may have #endometriosis,” the comic, 40, shared on Saturday, September 18, alongside a mirror selfie, sporting a hospital robe and disposable gloves.
In addition to the selfie, the Trainwreck star shared footage from her hospital mattress, explaining the difficult process.
“So, it’s the morning after my surgery for endometriosis and my uterus is out,” she mentioned within the video. “The doctor found 30 spots of endometriosis that he removed. He removed my appendix because the endometriosis had attacked it.”
She continued in her replace, ”There was rather a lot, plenty of blood in my uterus and I’m, , sore and I’ve some, like, fuel pains. But, aside from that, I already really feel that my power is [returning], though …” she added earlier than the video reduce off.
Several well-known names commented their help for the New York native, together with Elle King, Vanessa Carlton, Carrie Ann Inaba and Debra Messing.
“Oh my goodness, 30?!” the Will and Grace alum, 53, wrote in a remark. “So happy they are gone and you won’t have that pain anymore. Heal well Am!❤️”
Additionally, Padma Lakshmi famous, “Thank you so much for sharing your endo story. Over 200 million women worldwide suffer with this. Hope you feel better soon! @endofound.”
Good Girls alum Mae Whitman might sympathize with the Snatched actress, writing, “LORD KNOWS I DO AM I RGHT FOLKS YA I am I do :/.”
The I Feel Pretty star — who shares son Gene, 2, with husband Chris Fischer — beforehand famous that her son’s beginning was “really scary” because of her earlier endometriosis prognosis.
“I was throwing up through the first hour of my C-section,” Schumer defined throughout a transferring episode of the “Informed Pregnancy and Parenting Podcast” in December 2019. “It’s supposed to take about an hour and a half. Mine took over three hours because of my endometriosis.”
The Girl With the Lower Back Tattoo writer added, “It was a rainy Sunday and I woke up vomiting and was like the sickest I’d been the whole time. And I was like, ‘I can’t do this anymore.’ I was so big and I was so miserable and couldn’t keep anything down.”
After her fertility struggles to conceive Gene, Schumer beforehand famous IVF difficulties throughout an August 2020 interview with Sunday Today’s Willie Geist.
“We did IVF, and IVF was really tough on me,” the actress defined on the time. “I don’t think I could do IVF again, so I decided that I can’t be pregnant ever again.”
While she and the skilled chef, 41, have “thought about a surrogate,” the duo paused that dialog “for right now.”
Months earlier, the Inside Amy Schumer alum candidly posted about her fertility journey in January 2020 through Instagram.
“I’m a week into IVF and feeling really run down and emotional,” she captioned a submit on the time. “If anyone went through it and if you have any advice or wouldn’t mind sharing your experience with me please do. My number is in my bio,” she continued, referencing the fan line she has on Community.com. “We are freezing my eggs and figuring out what to do to give Gene a sibling. ❤️”
Schumer and the Beetlebung Farm Cookbook writer secretly tied the knot in February 2018 earlier than she introduced she was anticipating that October. Gene was born in May 2019 after she suffered from hyperemesis gravidarum throughout her being pregnant.
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