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I haven't had a real period since I had my son on 1.29.11 I had surgery on june 6th for adnc and etc I haven't had a period yet what could it be?

I haven't had a real period since I had my son on 1.29.11 I had surgery on june 6th for adnc and etc I haven't had a period yet what could it be?

Call your D &C MD: When a d & c is done post partum, sometimes the lining of the womb is removed "too aggressively" and the uterine walls scar and stick to each other. (asherman's syndrome) producing an absence of a followup period. Your d & c surgeon needs that call from you to determine if that is the problem or not. ...Read more

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Menstrual period is a medical term for the monthly bleeding ...Read more


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Could I have surgery during my period?

Could I have surgery during my period?

Yes: Most surgery, including a hysterectomy can be done while on your period. There are a few exceptions, so ask your surgeon about your specific case. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Could gallbladder surgery throw your period off?

Could gallbladder surgery throw your period off?

Yes, briefly: After surgery, hormone levels change as a consequence of stress of surgery. This can alter the timing of your period. However, this is generally not more than a few weeks, so if you have missed more than one period, you should check with your gynecologist to rule out pregnancy or other causes. ...Read more

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How common is it to skip a period after surgery?

How common is it to skip a period after surgery?

No: It is not normal, but may be possible. Stress can cause a missed period. Antibiotics given around surgery may make oral contraceptives less effective as well, so pregnancy is a possibility. ...Read more

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How long is the recovery period after chalazion surgery?

How long is the recovery period after chalazion surgery?

A few weeks: After incision and drainage, the eyelid can still be swollen and bruised for up to a few weeks. Your doctor may have prescribed an antibiotic/steroid ointment to be used for the first week to help with this. Even when fully healed, sometimes a small residual lump may remain. ...Read more

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What's the normal recovery period after cervical disk surgery?

What's the normal recovery period after cervical disk surgery?

Depends: If a fusion was done, it can take 12 weeks for enough bone healing to allow full activity. If the ruptured portion was removed without fusion, there is usually enough healing after one month. Symptoms in both cases usually improve well before this. However, severe long standing symptoms may take longer. ...Read more

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How long is the recovery period after surgery for lower spine?

How long is the recovery period after surgery for lower spine?

Depends: It depends on the type of surgery. This can range from a few weeks for a mircodisectomy to several month for a mulltilevel fusion. ...Read more

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Will my problem disappear after the surgery and how long is rehabilitation period?

Will my problem disappear after the surgery and how long is rehabilitation period?

Maybe: Or maybe not it really depends on what kind of surgery are going to have and what the problem is. ...Read more

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Taking pill without 7 day break since surgery for endo last year. I have period over 2 wks. Thinking if I should stop taking it or not. Pls advice?

Taking pill without 7 day break since surgery for endo last year. I have period over 2 wks. Thinking if I should stop taking it or not. Pls advice?

Harming Yourself: I am happy to hear you are finally paying attention to your body. Your uterus needs to clean out. It is extremely unhealthy to be taking hormones and then not letting the natural cleansing of your uterus occur. Have you talked this over with the doctor responsible for prescribing these pills for you? ...Read more

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Can having surgery delay your period?

Can having surgery delay your period?

It can: Stress of all types, including surgery and recovery, can delay menstrual cycle. However, please don't rely on a stress to account for delay menses. Okay to check for pregnancy with pregnancy test from local pharmacy, they are fast and accurate. Be well. ...Read more

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I am going to be on my period during surgery?

I am going to be on my period during surgery?

Period: Depending on the type of surgery, it may not matter. I would recommend letting your surgeon and anesthesiologist know ahead of time. ...Read more

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I didn't do this on purpose but is 65ml of liqued codeine to much in a 5hr period? Iv been in so much pain post surgery

I didn't do this on purpose but is 65ml of liqued codeine to much in a 5hr period? Iv been in so much pain post surgery

YES: If it has Acetaminophen that would be 50% too much and toy could hurt your liver. If it's just the narcotic then you could also became sedate and not breath enough. If it just happened call someone so your not alone and call 911 if your get sleepy.. ...Read more

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How long does it take for period to come after pill? 1yr too much? I'm not sexual active and I haven't gotten my period sice than. Do I need surgery?

How long does it take for period to come after pill? 1yr too much? I'm not sexual active and I haven't gotten my period sice than. Do I need surgery?

One year is long....: As in all things medical, there is a range. Most women restart periods within a couple of months of stopping the pill. Women who have had very irregular or infrequent periods before going on the pill may take longer to restart. It would be very reasonble to check with your doctor about this. Good luck. Lgromkomd. ...Read more

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I have had my period for 12 days and it doesn't seems to be lessening, is this normal? I have PCOS and had variation surgery 5months ago.

I have had my period for 12 days and it doesn't seems to be lessening, is this normal? I have PCOS and had variation surgery 5months ago.

Not Normal: No it is not normal to have period for 12 days and not lessening
I will abvice you consult your Gynecologist to find out the cause and appropriate treatment ...Read more