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How Long Should I Wait To Have Sex After A Lithotripsy
Couples often worry about having sex during pregnancy. They may be afraid that having sex could cause a miscarriage or harm the baby. It is best to talk to your doctor or nurse midwife about your specific situation to make sure you are considered at low risk for complications such a ...Read more
Safe ssx: I don't know of any specific recommendations. Common sense will tell you waiting 24-48 hours might not be inadvisable. If you are pain free and healthy otherwise after a short abstinence you might resume your sexual activities. ...Read more
I recently had laser lithotripsy for a 8 mm stone removal. I still have a Stent in place as well. How long do I have to wait before having sex or mast?
No need: Side effects from eswl have very little to do with intercourse. There is no reason to abstain from intercourse after eswl, unless it is very vigorous. This can potentially cause bleeding from an injured kidney, but in general, there is no contraindications. ...Read more
If I had sex but then got my period and it was heavy and then the following month I didn't have sex but when my period came it was light and brown tinged with red and didn't last long what could that mean? Is there anyway I could be pregnant? I didn't hav
Yes, you may be: If you had unprotected sexual intercourse with a fertile man, there is a risk you may be pregnant or may have been pregnant. Be safe: check you blood betaHCG and consult a gyn regarding using an IUD or a subdermal implant which are the most effective contraceptive methods to prevent you from getting pregnant until you are ready. ...Read more
Unprotectd sex didn't intercourse im sure im not come. Hymen is not brokn. After it she hav 2regulr period of 5dys she is prgnent? Hlp we r only 18yr
Depends.: Depending on the amount of stone debris you have in your kidney's urine collecting system (called the renal calyces and the renal pelvis) and the ureter. Your Urologist may take the stent out in a few days to a few weeks. The stents have to be changed periodically, so they don't become blocked. ...Read more
Vary...: Do you mean get over eswl-related discomfort or total post-eswl stone/fragment passage? For post-eswl discomfort, it may highly vary, days to weeks, depending on what you're and how your body/kidney responds to eswl. For stone/fragment passage, it may take 1 week to months, depending on the load ; density of stones and the eswl effectiveness to disintegrate them; it may take 1 week to months, or.. ...Read more
Depend...: Do you mean eswl - extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy? If so, the duration to pass sands and fragments disintegrated stones vary greatly from days to months depending upon the load and size of fragments. In some cases, procedures through urethra and ureter are required to remove the stuck/impacted fragments inside ureter. So, ask doc timely for individual variation and expectation. ...Read more
I just had a cystoscopy and lithotripsy done how long will I be in pain and how long will there be blood in my urine?
If you have no stent left inside ureter, you will feel better with clearing urine within 1-3 days. But sporadic blood in urine may recur for 1-2 weeks until the bruised bladder lining heals up. If you get stent inside, the pain and intermittent blood will last until its removal, but medication may ease the discomfort.
Ask your attending for detail and specifics.
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How long does the actual lithotripsy procedure take? How many hours is the post-procedure recovery at the hospital? How long is total recovery?
1 hour procedure: 2 hour recovery in hospital and 2 days full recovery usually ...Read more
Bf is havng wierd feelin on penis he wants heat&some1 said have sex bt vdont want to hav vaginal sex till now v onli rubbed, will it affect hiserection?
Impossible: The word "weird feeling" is in no way descriptive enough to give you a valid medical answer. ...Read more
Stones fragments may never completely pass on their own.
Better chance of passing if an easily fragmented stone.
Better chance if located within the upper portion of the kidney or within the ureter.
Less chance if located in the lower portion of the kidney. ...Read more
How long does the lithotripsy soreness last? I'm going on a month and a half a day still taking hydrocodone.
A few days: If the stone is gone. The soreness should be gone quickly too. ...Read more
LITHOTRIPSY: This is a treatment to break up the stones. The stones have to pass afterward and that is when the pain comes if they're not small enough to go right through. ...Read more
Does OPK detect when the egg has been released or when you should have sex? As I thought u should hav sex prior to ovulation
Vry tight hymen ring. Severe pain if try to hav an intercourse...I need to get preg. Any suitable option. Tryin to hav sex frm 13 mnths bt wasn't psbl.
Hymenotomy: Your doctor can perform a hymenotomy to relax the hymenal ring and decrease your symptoms. This can be done in the clinic with a local anesthtic but is most often done in an operating room under adequate general anesthesia. ...Read more
I am scheduled for lithotripsy soon but read long term side effects may include diabetes ii, hypertension & renal damage. I'm terrified. Is this true?
Unlikely.: Most long-term studies have not demonstrated any increased risk for the diseases that you mentioned. Eswl has been used extensively worldwide for over 25 years without report of adverse events. ...Read more
I've lost my sex drive, me + my my bf only have sex 2-3 times a month. I'm under stress from uni, brother in afghan + hav bn workin on body confidence.?
1 week post lithotripsy. Kidney pain (not like stone pain) is getting worse, as is nausea. No stone frag yet. Is ER needed or wait for DR Appt?
If I am admitted for a kidney stone manual extraction or lithotripsy how long will I be in the hospital. Right now I am not able to control pain?
Y is it that everytime my boyfriend ejaculates inside me it burns me? Also everytime I have sex I'm very sore afterwards, too sore to hav sex for days.
Lubricate: Water-based lubricants work well. If you haven't tried it, that might make a big difference. ...Read more
I've lost my sex drive and now only have sex with my bf 2-3 times a month. Am stressed + hav a brother in afghanistan but how can I increase my libido?
Had sex a wk before period and got a positive pregnancy test 2 weeks after. Is that possible? Or could pregnancy hav happen before that intercourse?
Laser lithotripsy 10 days ago, stent (no string) will be removed in a week. Dr said no sexual activity. Is sex risky? Had wet dream is that a problem?
Here are some...: It's surely okay to experience wet dream. As to not having sex, this advice is more for politically correctness stressing love-tender care than for professional necessity intending to ease irritation of bladder neck & prostate urethra from orgasm-related vigorous contraction. Oh! Stent removal can be done under local anesthesia if stone was properly zapped and extracted. More? Ask your urologist. ...Read more
Doc. If I have sex 3days in a row there is sometimes a pain inside me depending on how fast he enters, after my orgasm I hav my period. Is it normal??
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