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How long after an abortion can you take a bath

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Dr. Christina Enzmann
Obstetrics and Gynecology 21 years experience
No more bleeding: You should wait until your bleeding has stopped completely in order to avoid infection.

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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Wendy Askew
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Yes: No risk of any complications due to the bubble bath.
Dr. Carol Peters-tanksley
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
Yes: Two weeks should be long enough to wait, as long as you are no longer bleeding or having any other symptoms. But if the provider who did your procedur... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Yes: I trust that the biopsy area has a bandage or a band-aid on it. A day or so after the incision, there is sufficient tissue response to protect from ex... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology 43 years experience
If: If your vital signs are okay usually with in a few hours.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
Clinical Psychology 40 years experience
Sesame oil: can be applied to the skin after bathing. Peace and good health.
A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery 49 years experience
Yes: You have to keep area clean and dry.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Yes, but...: Bathing is good for an open infected wound to soften & even "debride" necrotic tissue so to facilitate forming granulation tissue for healing. Sho... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Lewis
Urology 44 years experience
UTI less likely: Typical UTI symptoms: urinary urgency, frequency, voiding small amounts, and burning with urination. Though some utis can clear on their own with push... Read More
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Dr. CESAR HOLGADO
Obstetrics and Gynecology 39 years experience
Bath: If you wanted to know when you can take a bath after surgery, it is better to ask your surgeon when it is possible to do this. Otherwise, if you just ... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
Pediatrics 54 years experience
GOOD BATH: The good way to take a bath is when you use soap to clean yourself all over and a good rinse followed by putting lotion to your skin to avoid dryness... Read More

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