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after surgery how long do the stiches remain for removal of a cyst

A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Kercher
17 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Depends: Depends on where the cyst is removed from. Most likely can return to normal after the incisions heal but should be discussed with your surgeon.
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Dr. Jeffrey Bowman
38 years experience Podiatry
Possible: Yes most end up in surgical shoe but depends on size and location. Mainly used in this case to protect and prevent sutures to not pull apart.
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Post Surgery issues: I am sure that in your discharge paperwork are instructions about what to expect and what to do if something unexpected is happening. Surgeons use po ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Dansie
16 years experience Family Medicine
May be normal: Some swelling is normal after surgery. You may want to use ice and Ibuprofen to decrease pain and swelling. If symptoms worsen, you should see your do ... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tariq Niazi
43 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Check with the surg-: Eon, as he would be the only one to know whats best for you. I would not want my patient to do so, so early after the surgery. I would tell them to ... Read More
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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
Possibly: Need to confer with your surgeon.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregg Nishi
22 years experience Bariatrics
Sex after surgery : There is no hard and fast rule but 2 weeks is probably safe as long as your incisions are healed and you feel well enough.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Irving Harper
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Difficult : Usually you should expect some bleeding for 7-10 days, lighter as the days progress. Make sure you are not on anything that would promote bleeding li ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Earle
31 years experience General Surgery
Couple weeks: Recovery after laparoscopic surgery is highly variable, but usually in the 1-3 week time frame. Make sure to follow up with your surgeon in the next c ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
39 years experience Internal Medicine
Well : Usually a couple of weeks if not see a doctor for evaluation and treatment
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lori Semel
35 years experience Pediatrics
Ask Surgeon: The type of procedure itself will not affect you trying to conceive. It is more about when you can resume sexual intercourse after the procedure. Good ... Read More
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Hendrix
27 years experience Podiatry
Good Recovery: Remember, you have to walk on - what was operated on... Allow the surgical wound to heal properly. Sutures usually are removed at two to three weeks ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Gutman
43 years experience Internal Medicine
Why?: Would you have surgery for a ganglion cyst???

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