Umm, this isn’t funny but . . .

Opera singer out of work after surgery left her unable to sing due to chronic flatulence

Surgeons say the problem may be difficult to fix

 

Thursday 23 January 2014
Opera singer Amy Herbst is suing after surgery that took place while she was giving birth left her with chronic flatulence.

Ms Herbst, who previously performed with the Nashville Opera Company, says she is now unable to work as a professional singer.

The complication arose after she was given an episiotomy during child birth. A nurse found that the tear had not healed properly leaving the mezzo-soprano with a “complete breakdown of the episiotomy and perineum”, with “vagina and rectum are basically connected”.

The problem may not be easy to fix either, with a surgeon telling Herbst that reconstructive surgery may not be enough to help her regain control, and further operations might be needed.

She has now filed a lawsuit, which states: “As a result of her incontinence and excessive flatulence, Herbst has been unable to work as a professional opera singer.”

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/weird-news/opera-singer-out-of-work-after-surgery-left-her-unable-to-sing-without-farting-9080793.html

Advertisements

About Brian Fulmer

Brian is the owner of Crossroads Property Management Inc. (www.crossroadsproperty.com) He writes six blogs and has written two books. He also works with various missions around the world. His first love is Guatemala.
This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s