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How Long Is Swelling After Myomectomy
Since uterus & fallopian tubes were swollen after myomectomy & dye didn't pass threw how long will it take for swelling to go down so I can start ttc?
Two months: I would give it two months to let all of the healing finish before you start trying. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
A myomectomy is the procedure when fibroids are removed and the uterus remains. Myomectomies can be done in a variety of ways, depending on the location of the fibroids. Fiboids in the uterine cavity can often be removed hysteroscopically, with no abdominal incision. Depending on size and location, myomectomies can be done laparoscopicaaly, ...Read more
Had a myomectomy surgery a week ago want to know how long it will take for the swelling to go down.and am experiencing ulceration too.help!
My Dr did a HSG before & after my myomectomy (same day) then was told my tubes are closed is this just swelling because of surgery or serious issue?
Can't say: This could be either. It depends in part on whether they were blocked before the procedure or only after. Discuss this with your doctor. ...Read more
I had a myomectomy & never had any STD to block tubes only big fibroids, tubes were swollen after myomectomy will swelling interfere with ttc?
Depends: If swelling of tubes are from fibroids blocking blood flow then the swelling should reduce after surgery. If tubes are patent then you should be able to conceive. Sometimes, you may have pelvic infection in the tubes without an STD. I am sure your doctor checked the potency of your tubes Either way, you must be aware of increased tubal pregnancy rates if tubes are nor normal. Good Luck. ...Read more
34 yr old female, undergone myomectomy three months back but having a slight swelling 2cms away from the naval incision on the right side.Please guide ?
Not to worry: It could be a small stitch granuloma- which is a reaction of the body to getting rid of the suture; or it could be a small seroma-which a small walled off fluid filled sac. You should probably have the doctor that did the surgery take a look and see what they think. If it is one of the two things, it generally will go away on its own; but may need to be removed. ...Read more
Post Op: When one has a surgical procedure they are given specific post operative instructions. None of here would interfere with the recommendations that your surgeon has given you since we do not have all of the facts. For this question you must ask your surgeon specifically. ...Read more
1 day: On the evening of surgery, you will have help standing and possibly walking. By the next day, your foley catheter will come out and you will be able to walk to the bathroom by yourself. You will feel incisional pain and may find yourself hunching over a bit for the first week. Walking early and often is important to prevent clots in the veins. ...Read more
Ask Your Surgeon: This is a question that you should really ask the doctor who did your procedure. ...Read more
2 weeks: 2 weeks is what i normally recommend unless your discharge and bleeding continues. By two weeks its usually resolved. I would recommend a follow up with your doctor before starting intercourse. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more
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