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bruising around base of penis after appendix removed common

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Dr. Andrew Seibert
35 years experience Gastroenterology
Not normal.: it is not unusual to have some bruising after surgery, but it should not be increasing in size 9 days out from your surgery. Usually the pain would be ... Read More

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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
I : I cannot diagnose the cause of the bruise. However, for symptomatic scars two beneficial approaches are scar deactivation and scar infiltration which ... Read More
Dr. Creighton Wright
56 years experience General Surgery
Strange: Trauma? Some reason to bleed? Low platelets, blood thinners? . Cardiac cath or groin intervention? Need to have full history, blood counts, and ex ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
56 years experience General Surgery
Abnormal: Uncommon see your surgeon for followup. Sounds inflammation, but why?
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Scott Grover
26 years experience General Surgery
Sometimes see this: It is not uncommon to have some swelling and bruising below an incision following surgery. It would depend on where your incisions are located. Very ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. James White
31 years experience Cosmetic Surgery
Very common, post op: Your diet post appendecomy should be soft and bland with slow advancement to a more normal diet. Post surgery 'gas' and 'gurgling' is normal. Surgical ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
39 years experience General Surgery
Normal appendix: A normal appendix can have some fibrous obliteration of the lumen described by the pathologist, that is a normal benign finding in a normal appendix.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Want to heal ??: Any smoking activity can delay the healing process while you recover from your surgery. It can trigger capillary spasm in the very sites you want work ... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
See doctor: Whether the abscess is related to prior surgery is not relevant and you need to take your doctor to a doctor immediately for an evaluation and treatme ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
64 years experience Surgical Oncology
48 to 72 hrs.: Recovery depends on status of appendix and whether there was an associated abscess from performation or disease very localized. After this was the pr ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Appendectomy: Typically most people are recovered from an appendectomy surgery withing a couple of weeks.

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