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Intercourse after cystectomy how long to wait

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Lack of pain: When you feel like having sex, go ahead and give it a try. As long as it does not hurt to have sex and you are about 10 days after the surgery, you sh... Read More

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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
surgery 56 years experience
4-6 weeks: Depends on laparoscopic or open Certainly let swelling and tenderness resolve. Then be careful as you resume EXERCIZE and sex.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Whiting
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
Won't go away on own: Only you can make the decision; however, something to think about is this: If it has persisted for 1.5 years, its unlikely to go away on its own. T... Read More
Dr. Lyndon Taylor
Obstetrics and Gynecology 43 years experience
Laparoscopy: It is good to watch complex hypoechoic cysts which cause pain as most of these cysts are physiological instead of pathological, and will go away in t... Read More
Dr. Bryan Treacy
Gynecology 35 years experience
Laparoscopy: Cysts that are complex on ultrasound usually do not resolve on their own. More often than not they need to be drained surgically. An endometrioma ofte... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Traub
Fertility Medicine 19 years experience
5-10 days: If done by laparopscopy, you go home the same day. Recovery varies but some women feel great 2 days after surgery and some take closer to 10 days to f... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Varadarajan Subbiah
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Removal of bladder: A radical cystectomy, usually used to treat cancer, is a complete removal of the bladder, parts of the nearby urethra, surrounding lymph nodes and sur... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Glass
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Don't worry: I haven't had a cystectomy but i've done hundreds. If that's all that is needed, you will have a complete recovery. Should the "cyst" be a tumor of so... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Liesa Harte
Family Medicine 29 years experience
When to return: That is definitely a question for the doctor who did your procedure. What did they say? You can call them if you don't know. I wish you the b... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Rahil Malik
Obstetrics and Gynecology 10 years experience
Depends on age/size: SOmetimes if a large cyst is encountered and you are concerned about a malignancy, you take the ovaries out to get a pathologist to review it as a who... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
A Verified Doctoranswered
Rheumatology 52 years experience
Yes: Removing the bladder has no effect on fertility.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Prasanta Chandra
52 years experience
Yes: Do you mean ovarian cystectomy? You can cycle.