A Chinese woman has performed surgery on herself because she could not stand the pain anymore. She cut into her stomach with a kitchen knife to releave herself from a fluid build up, the Chongqing Morning Post writes.
But the problem returned and a new surgery would cost some 50.000 yuan, about 5.400 euro , and she did not have that amount ...
Evening may 8, Wu Yuanbi couldnt stand the pain anymore. She cut herself open with a kitchen knife to releave the pressure. Her husband was at work. Totally alone she went through her suffering, knowing that she could die. "But even then I would save my family a lot of missery", she said afterwards.
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Several hours later her husband arrived and found his wife on her bed with a 10 cm long cutwound in her stomach. The woman was laying in a puddle of yellow fluid. Her intestines were protruding from her stomach. she was taken to the hospital and survived. Her condition is still critical.