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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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Wisdom teeth surgery last week. Was on Hydrocodone. Very stressed this month. How likely is it that stress & medication delayed my period?

Wisdom teeth surgery last week. Was on Hydrocodone. Very stressed this month. How likely is it that stress & medication delayed my period?

Not uncommon: The stress can delay or even stop your period. Also your periods may not be regular or stop while taking opioids like Hydrocodone. ...Read more

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Could a period be delayed of stressing that your pregnant and also if you had a recent surgery?

Could a period be delayed of stressing that your pregnant and also if you had a recent surgery?

Abnormal periods: Stress, either emotional or physical or both, is a very common cause of missing a period or two. YOU MUST MAKE SURE YOU ARE NOT PREGNANT. Pregnancy is the most common cause of missing a period. If your missed period(s) is due to stress, it will usually revert to normal within 2-3 months. ...Read more

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Can exercise and psychotropic change in medications cause me to delay my period? Its impossible for me to be pregnant since my husband surgery.

Can exercise and psychotropic change in medications cause me to delay my period?  Its impossible for me to be pregnant since my husband surgery.

Pregnancy: 1. Which psychotropic medication? There are a # of classes of psychiatric drugs. 2. Was your spouse tested after his surgery? 3. Excessive exercise (especially if associated with rapid weight loss). can be associated with menstrual delays. Take care. ...Read more

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Can having surgery delay menstral period for two months? Surgery in march, brown spotted a week in april, nothing in may. Negative pregnant test.

Can having surgery delay menstral period for two months? Surgery in march, brown spotted a week in april, nothing in may. Negative pregnant test.

Yes: Surgery is a controlled trauma to the body & the combination of surgery/anesthesia can disrupt the normal hormone patterns of the menstrual cycle especially of ovarian cyst drainage is involved. The regularity usually returns within 2-3 cycles. ...Read more

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After open surgery fibroid removal first period was 10days delayed and now 11days awaiting for period, not pregnant, is it normal ? thxs

After open surgery fibroid removal first period was 10days delayed and now 11days awaiting for period, not pregnant, is it normal ? thxs

Not unusual: It's not unusual to have some abnormal bleeding following an open myomectomy. If it persists after a couple of months, you may need to be evaluated to see if you are ovulating. ...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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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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What to do if I have my period during surgery?

Doctors...: We've seen it all before. Just alert your surgeon to the possibility of this occurring and the staff will all take appropriate steps. ...Read more

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How long is the recovery period after keloid surgery removal?

Keloid : Really depends on where the surgery was performed. Keloids develop on the chest and shoulders so it it not uncommon after for them to need weeks to heal properly depending and the size and depth. ...Read more

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Will it be a problem if i'm expecting to get my period during surgery?

Depends: It depends on what kind of surgery you are contemplating. Minor or outpatient surgery should not be affected in any way. Major abdominal surgery, such as a bowel resection, would be better to be put off if it can be, though those types of surgery are generally urgent if not emergent surgeries, and you deal with the problem as it arrives. ...Read more

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What to do if I have to get oral surgery and i'm gonna be on my period?

What to do if I have to get oral surgery and i'm gonna be on my period?

After Surgery: it is very important to follow your surgeon instructions carefully. Regardless the period, it will help to prevent unnecessary pain and the complications of infection and swelling. Good luck! ...Read more

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Is it normal for the first period after tubal reversal surgery to be late?

Yes: the stress of any kind of surgery can disrupt ovulation and cause irregular cycles. This should correct in 2-3 months. ...Read more

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Could stress from my surgery have caused my period to become irregular and late?

Could stress from my surgery have caused my period to become irregular and late?

Absolutely.: The hormonal signals that govern your periods come from your brain. So, many factors can influence your periods and their timing. Emotional stress, overwork, lack of sleep - pretty much anything that throws you "off" can altar your periods. Take a pregnancy test if you think you are at risk for pregnancy. Lgromkomd. ...Read more

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I have not had a period in 6 months after my surgery both tubes removed what reasons would this be?

Difficult: Were your periods normal before? We're you on contraceptives before? A full history would be required. It would be unusual to have a person with normal periods go to surgery for an outpatient case 6 months later, no period. Do ther surgery with this? No weight changes? ...Read more

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What are the most important precautions or advice after undergoing lasik surgery and how long is the recovery period?

What are the most important precautions or advice after undergoing lasik surgery and how long is the recovery period?

LASIK: Certainly question regarding surgery are best addressed to the surgeon performing the surgery. In general it is critical not to rub your eyes after lasik surgery. Recovery time varies from patient to patient with some patients have excellent vision the next day. The eyes are not completely healed for months, but generally stableby one month. ...Read more

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I had misscariage..And the bleeding was only for three days (my usual period is four days)..Will i require a surgery ?

I had misscariage..And the bleeding was only for three days (my usual period is four days)..Will i require a surgery ?

BHCG : Having a miscarriage has no relationship to your normal period. Your doctor will follow your bhcg hormone through blood test. After a miscarriage it will gradually decrease down to zero. As long as that happens surgery is not needed. ...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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I skipped the last 4 pills before placebo due surgery. I started next pack on time and have not had period. Is this normal?

I skipped the last 4 pills before placebo due surgery. I started next pack on time and have not had period. Is this normal?

Placebo pills: Generally not an issue those placebo pills are simply inert pills. If you haven't gone off cycle you should be fine - the surgery and stress of surgery may have interfered with your normal cycle. ...Read more

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If i undergo lobe removal surgery due presence of bronchiectasis , will i be able to sit without help and bend forward in recovery period?

If i undergo lobe removal surgery due presence of  bronchiectasis , will i be able to sit without help and bend forward in recovery period?

Too specific: Need to know how well (or if ) you can do that now, which lobe (upper/lower), which approach (anterior / posterior / lateral / window / vats), etc. These are good questions for your surgeon pre-op so you can better plan for your post-op needs for care. ...Read more

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I had emergency surgery 4weeks ago after a mower accident while on my period. My period was shaky after that and this month it's 2days late.Normal?

I had emergency surgery 4weeks ago after a mower accident while on my period. My period was shaky after that and this month it's 2days late.Normal?

Normal: Many women fluctuate several days early or late with their menses, so with the stress you have been through, 2 days later than expected is not unusual. I hope you have recovered from your accident. ...Read more