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Wounds opening by themselves

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 61 years experience
Wound: Let the surgeon who did the procedure have a l at it ASAP

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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Colin Kerr
Family Medicine 44 years experience
Revisiting old love: One of the usually nice things that happens as we age is that we become more mature, settled, tolerant, and relaxed in ourselves. All these factors gi... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christiaan Maurer
Dr. Christiaan Maureranswered
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Soap and water: Cleanse the area with soap and water and then soak for 30 minutes twice daily in a warm tub.
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Wound care needed: Your incision is either infected or "breaking down" without healing.(dehiscence). In either case you need to immediately see your surgeon for assessme... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lonna Larsh
Family Medicine 30 years experience
Common, not bad: It is very rare to get an infection from tearing of the hymen when you first have sex. It is possible, but hardly ever happens. You could of course ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christine Hom
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Anus fissure: The skin of the anus can tear during a hard bowel movement. It should heal in a day or two provided bowel movements are soft - increase water intake ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wenjay Sung
Podiatry 14 years experience
Wound: Treat like there's an infection if a wound suddenly opened where there was a fungal infection previously. See your physician for appropriate medicait... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Darrin Cunningham
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Inflammation: Any skin can become inflamed and develop small tears. Since you are not sexually active, i would ask if you masterbate or if you partner touches y... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery 29 years experience
Potentially: Yes, if your incision has opened up somewhat, that area is likely to make a little wider scar. If it was sewed up in the emergency room, you might co... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Henry Jacobs
Obstetrics and Gynecology 66 years experience
See gyn: This may be a remnant of the hymen. If it is really hanging, it is better to just get it snipped off which is easily done in the office with a drop o... Read More