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Avoid An Episiotomy
Depends: Depends on the injury, but most injuries would not preclude you from having sexual activity. Some surgeries it is recommended to avoid strenuous activity after for 7-30 days. ...Read more
Both: Both are pretty severe injuries. I guess it depends on what you consider bad. In general, an open fracture involves injuring the tissues around the bone that is broken, so it also depends on which bone and what severity. An acl rupture, while very bad, can be reconstructed close to the original. In the end, both are bad but hopefully, we can help and manage both situations. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: There are now a few products on the market specifically designed for small hernias at the umbilicus. Current data suggest lower recurrence rates with mesh, without mesh related complications at up to two years follow-up. Every case however is unique, so you will have to discuss it with your surgeon. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have an non healing vaginal wound 6 months after Bartholin's cyst marsupialization. Can sitz baths help me?
Possible: You should have healed in about 7 to 10 days. If there is a wound that has not healed, you need to see your doctor. ...Read more
C-section or inducti: If you have episiotomy a 4 degree even though we try to prevent it is possible, another way is for your gyn to cut a lml episiotomy meaning it is cut at an angle away from the rectum- prob is these are much more painful than a regular non4th epis., another possiblity is that you get induced early at 39 wks without an amnio or 38 -38-6 with an amnio so the bay is not too large talk to your ob. ...Read more
No need: Approximately 90% of infant umbilical hernias will close by themselves by age 4-5 without any treatment. It is of course impossible to predict if the baby is in the 90 or 10 percent group, but time will tell. This is the only clinical scenario known where a hernia can heal without a surgical procedure. ...Read more
Why after hemorrhage and unplanned c hyst would attending let resident close incision with suture?
They are learning: Residents are learning their craft from the attending physician. Your attending is involved in every part of the operation, even if the resident is doing the sewing. ...Read more
Unrelated: Symptoms from an incisional hernia may be swelling, pressure, discomfort, pain. If the hernia causes marked pain with nausea and vomiting then the hernia needs to be evaluated by a doctor or emergency room urgently. Drinking alcohol in a smart and moderate amount would have no affect on a hernia condition. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What Pilates exercises should I avoid if 3 months out from an umbilical hernia repair and a rectocele repair? What would be the best exercises for me?
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