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Cesarean scar still hurts me even 15 months later, what is wrong?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
A scar: can be a nidus of inflammation and may have adhesions to deeper structures. Consider scar deactivation (with or without electrical stimulation) or/ and scar injection (.5 to 1% Lidocaine w normal saline) through an acupuncturist as one option to improve pain.

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A 42-year-old member asked:

Can you tell me more about cesarean scar still hurts sometimes even 15 months later?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
This can be: Medically evaluated to assess further. If no specific findings - consider acupuncture to include scar deactivation (with and without electrical stimulation) or scar injection (not steroids).

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