Doctor insights on:
How Long Should A Swollen Labia Last After Labor
It depends: The level of "trauma" to the labia minora can be minor or more severe. Sex that is too long, too rough, too dry etc can cause severe swelling. It is also possible that you have developed an infection, std or some other problem. If the swelling does not resolve, you need to be examined, call your doctor! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Labia are part of external female genital anatomy (vulva) & consist of labia majora (hair bearing, fulller, outer) serving from the embryonic genital swellings/folds whereas labia minora from from urethral folds. Swelling of either may be due to congenital deformities or acquired tumors of the tissues (skin, fat, vessels) or a hernia, or allergic reaction or trauma or infection ...Read more
Several weeks: Much of the abdominal bloating and swelling after a hysterectomy is actually excess gas inside the intestines. Over 1-2 weeks the excess gas passes and the intestines go back to normal. Walking, avoid narcotics and constipation can help. Some swelling is due to abdominal wall incisions which can also take several weeks to go to normal. Ice packs can help. ...Read more
How long after a boil on vagina lip has busted drained an.starting to heal should u wait before intercourse?
Not long: The pain from first intercourse can last a day or two but if longer, you should have an exam. ...Read more
Depends: Upon surgical technique & whether circumferential dressing, e.g. Coban bandage, was used, & if u as 43-y-o had circumcision, or if a baby or prepubertal child had it. Usually settles down in couple of weeks for adult, certainly should be free of swelling within 6 weeks. Advise to avoid sex until pain & swelling have gone. All swelling should have gone in < 2 weeks in prepubertal child. ...Read more
Usually not painful: The hypmen is a relatively thin membrane in the vaginal canal and most females don't even know when it being torn..I.E during first relation or tampon use/vaginal exam/pap with speculum etc... Often a simple incisions are aqequate to open the hymen. Some discomfort is common, but if you have excessive pain, consult your doc... Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Varies: Swelling varies from person to person. Some swell more than others. The surgical technique of the surgeon and the way he handles the tissues will make a difference. In my experience over 90% of my patient are back to work within 2 weeks. The swelling however will last 6-12 weeks on the average. ...Read moreSee 7 more doctor answers
What did the doc : Who did the procedure tell you, that is a basic followup instruction that your doc should have told you before or right after doing the procedure, normal time is 3- 10 days at the most and there should be no odor, very surprised your doc did not tell you that to you as that a basic post procedure instruction. ...Read more
How long can lychin planus last and how can u get this? I had a major op and it appeared a few months after
Up to two years.: Lichen planus seems to be an auto-immune skin disease of unknown cause. It can affect various parts of the skin, mucus membranes (oral, vaginal) and nails. It can be diagnosed definitively by biopsy. Often not symptomatic, but can cause itching or burning. No known cure, but topical or systemic cortisone may help. May last up to two years. 1/5 cases recur. ...Read more
Bone healing swells: When an injury involves bone, it can take months. The older we get, the longer it lasts. It generally takes a bone 6 weeks to heal. This is the main part of healing. From then on, the bone can take up to one year to remodel itself to completion. Physical therapy seems to speed up the process using various techniques. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How long after tonsillectomy can you resume exercise ?
Had tonsils out two weeks ago. On day 6 had hemorrhaging bleeding. How long should I wait?
Lochia: Normal postpartum bleeding should not last more than 6 wks postpartum. During that time it should progress to light maybe clear discharge and decrease in quantity. ...Read more
How long does it take for internal stitches take to desolve after a c section. It has been 8 months after I had a C-section and my suchers haven't gone?
I have a swollen lymph node in groin for almost a wk now. How long does it normally take to go away? After how long with it should I go see a doctor?
Possible tumor: Swollen lymph node in groin should not be present. With tumor or infection there is always a source that can be noted. Perianal lesions to low pelvic growths to mid thigh pathology result in lesion in groin. Lymphomas arise de-novo in gland and as such if lesion enlarges or more than one appear,, surgeon should evaluate for bx. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- How long does swollen labia associated with pregnancy last?
- How long should a swollen lymph node last?
- How long does swollen labia?
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- After fainting how long should dizziness last
- How long should swelling last after surgery?
- How long should pain last after colonoscopy?
- How long should a headache last after a concussion?
- Talk to a gynecologist online for free