After lifetime of fighting illness, woman needs revolutionary surgery to survive



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Even the slightest movement is cause for concern.

Jessica Jones can feel the tightness in her abdomen. She knows scar tissue has choked her internal organs like a vine.

The 23-year-old never knows when suddenly moving or twisting the wrong way might tear her insides apart. It’s happened before.

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