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After having my hysterectomy 4weeks ago I had a abdominal incision at the site its numb like it has no feeling at the bottom of my stomach is this normal?
My 18 staples were recently removed from an abdominal surgery incision. What may I put on to alleviate the urge to scratch?
Itchy all over for 2days nonstop. My son is not itchy. No marks. Could it have anything to do with my incision infection abdominal wall cellulitis?
Prep Solution: I am guessing that you are describing the betadine-based prep favored by some surgeons to sterilize the skin before surgery; this wears off over the next week. A few weeks after surgery, the area around an incision can look yellow-orange as a "black-and-blue" area returns to normal--likewise, no worries. ...Read more