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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
Hard to say: First determine the cause of the itching: 1) if it is due to ingrown hairs, depilation may help. 2) if it is due to histamine or inflammation, antihis ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Brueck
48 years experience Plastic Surgery
Itchy scar: You could try soem scar creams, ice works great or soem over the counter cortisone cramwwwbeautybybrueck.Com.
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Conti
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
ITCHING: Unfortunately, itchy postoperative wounds are common. There is much debate about the underlying cause. My advice, since it appears that over-the-count ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Whiting
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Infection?: To know for sure what it is, you would need to see a Dermatologist. A common cause of your symptoms is a yeast infection or bacterial infection in th ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Irving Harper
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Common: Here is an answer from another person with same sx: i had a c-section 12 years ago and mine quit itching about 2-3 years ago. That goes along with ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary David
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Itching: Severe itching 2 weeks after a c-section could well be due to a reaction to a drug. Narcotics are a common cause of itching. To say better would requi ... Read More
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Scar tissue: Itching in scar tissue is normal, and i'm not sure that it means anything. Most adults who are 54 years old have a few scars here and there. If it b ... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
See a GYN MD: The old scar may need revision by removal as long as you are not a keloid former extra thick scar) A GYN surgeon can do an evaluation as to cause and ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
42 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Please call your OB: Any questions related to that should be addressed to the person who did your surgery, could be a fungus or yeast infection , could be from a hypertr ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Scar Stretching: The scar is trying to stretch with the new pregnancy and the elastic of the skin which surrounds the scar is "breaking down" causing the itching.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laura Anissian
21 years experience Internal Medicine
Hemorrhoids.: This sounds like hemorrhoids. Not uncommon with pregnancy and can cause itching, irritation. Try a hemorrhoid cream on the area daily for 10 days. And ... Read More
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