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Stitches after birth itching

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
One solution--: Acupuncture can be very helpful for pain, itching ; expedited healing. Take care.

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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not normal: You must see your OB MD for an examination as the uterus and cervix should have nearly completed the involution process by now.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ratna Dhingra
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Not usially: Are there any changes in the birth mark.has it become bigger,developed hair,become irregular.if so see a dermatologist.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Wallen
Pediatrics 35 years experience
Sounds normal: Healing stitches can itch like crazy. ( I have personal experience with this). You might want to peek under the bandage and make sure you haven't deve... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Dominic Mazzocchi
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Moles: No one like to have a procedure buy it is time to have it removed see a local plastic surgeon or opthamlogist for removal you will be glad you did che... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shoaib Shafique
Vascular Surgery 34 years experience
Normal healing : Can cause itching and pain due to inflammatory mediators If pain does not go away in a week or two see your doctor
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tinah Canda
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Acne: Acne can be a side effect of birth control or from your own hormones during adolescence. Proper skin care is important for management of acne. Other o... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 57 years experience
No: But see your DR. There may be some retained stitches, which can be irritating. You may need to shampoo more or get a special shampoo or use a prescrip... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatric Pulmonology 36 years experience
Low dose steroid: You may have underlying allergies. Please have allergy testing. Consider a virtual consultation with Health tap Apply an over the counter steroid to ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
Pediatric Emergency Medicine 45 years experience
Rash: It is difficult to know the exact cause. It may be an infection or something you were exposed to at the hospital. Have your doctor look at the area to... Read More

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