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How long will my stomach be swollen after a tubal ligation?

How long will my stomach be swollen after a tubal ligation?

Not long: Incisional swelling last only for a few days, but if it stays red and oozes pus, see your doctor immediately. Whole belly swelling may be related to the bowels, so get checked as soon as possible if you think that it's abnormal. ...Read more

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Tubal Ligation (Definition)

Sterilization procedure for women. It may involve a small incision in in the belly botton to fulgrate the tubes or tie them and remove ...Read more


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Rash on stomach after tubal ligation but the rash is only where the iodine was used?

Rash on stomach after tubal ligation but the rash is only where the iodine was used?

Apply Benadryl (diphenhydramine) cream: You can take Benadryl (diphenhydramine) by mouth if desired. It is not an unusual finding. Wash thoroughly with plain soap and water then apply the cream. Not usually long lasting or consequential.
remember to mention it if you have surgery again. They can use non-iodine scrubs. ...Read more

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I have a question about tubal ligation? I had one done in march and since may I've had severe abdomen pain, periods last 1day. I need advice

I have a question about tubal ligation? I had one done in march and since may I've had severe abdomen pain, periods last 1day. I need advice

Most likely: Some adhesions formed that is causing your pain, see your surgeon, and most of the time psi will disappear with in couple of months. ...Read more

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Its been 2 months that I been having pain in my lower left abdomen where my ovary nd tube is. I had a tubal ligation so I don't know what could it be?

Its been 2 months that I been having pain in my lower left abdomen where my ovary nd tube is. I had a tubal ligation so I don't know what could it be?

Several things: There are several things that can cause this including an ovarian cyst and problems with the sigmoid colon. Pain is your body's way of telling you that something is wrong. It is always a good idea to listen and see someone to find out what is causing the pain. ...Read more

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I'm expecting my 5th. I also, have a tubal ligation done 12 yrs ago. Now im having baf stomach cramps ay 8 wks?

I'm expecting my 5th. I also, have a tubal ligation done 12 yrs ago. Now im having baf stomach cramps ay 8 wks?

Are you pregnant?: I am concerned if you had a tubal ligation and having stomach pains. Are you pregnant? It is important to see your doctor with this complaint. ...Read more

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My stomach is still swollen 4 days after my tubal ligation. Is this normal? I had my left tube taken out because it was filled with fluid. My right one was clamped.

My stomach is still swollen 4 days after my tubal ligation. Is this normal? I had my left tube taken out because it was filled with fluid. My right one was clamped.

Yes it is not unusua: In leparoscopic tubal ligation if that was in your case they use gas to separate skin and muscles from the internal organs and it is Normal to have swelling and it will go away by itself ...Read more

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Tubal ligation done 2 years mirena (levonorgestrel) inserted july 2014 having painful abdominal spasms and extremely emotional. Is this normal?

Tubal ligation done 2 years mirena (levonorgestrel) inserted july 2014 having painful abdominal spasms and extremely emotional. Is this normal?

Double therapy?: Your brief history sound a bit strange unless something is missed there. With tubal ligation done there is no need in additional contraceptive therapy with Mirena (levonorgestrel) device. As far as symptoms you are complaining of, yes Levonorgestrel (active ingredient in Mirena (levonorgestrel)) may cause it. Go to our PMD or GYN, get qualified advice after your entire history is reviewed and you are examined. ...Read more

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Tubal ligation 3 years ago, LMP 7/23/15 3 faint + test, what are the symptoms of abdominal pg? My doctor didn't give me a clear answer when I asked..

Need confirmation: The first thing to do is to confirm the positive pregnancy test. Pregnancies after tubal ligation are rare but possible. A BHCG blood test can be done. If a pregnancy is confirmed then the BHCG level can be reviewed to determine if a sonogram would be helpful yet. ...Read more

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How long after a tubal ligation can I use tampons and / or douche?

Depends how the tuba: Tubal was done, douching not recommended, you can use tampons usually with your next period, if your periods are heavy, then on my patients after I have done an in office tubal on them going through the cervix into the uterus (no cutting) takes 5 minutes, they can have an in office endometrial ablation so you will not have any more periods or very light ones so no more tampons! ...Read more

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How long after a tubal ligation procedure is it safe to have an orgasim per oral? The dr used the bands and not clips and didn't have to cauterize.

Right away: It appears that you had your tubes tied and not implants for sterilization. These methods are effective immediately. ...Read more

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How long does the pain last after having a tubal ligation?

Short time: Usually laparoscopic tubal ligation pain should last for just a few days (2-4 days); if a larger abdominal incision is made after vaginal delivery then the pain may be a little longer. ...Read more

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What are the long term side effects of a tubal ligation?

None: There should be no side effects from a tubal ligation except the inability to get pregnant. ...Read more

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How long should you wait to have sex after having a tubal ligation?

After recovery: You may resume intercourse after tubal ligation once you have fully recovered from the surgical procedure. Your doctor will inform you of the recovery time duration. ...Read more

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Is tubal ligation major surgery? How long to recover from it?

Is tubal ligation major surgery? How long to recover from it?

No if done in office: Tubal ligation (occlusion) can also be done in the office setting using a scope to look inside the uterus. Tiny devices can be placed into the fallopian tubes to block them. This can be done with local anesthesia, much like having a tooth cavity filled. ...Read more

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How long after having a baby can you have a tubal ligation done?

How long after having a baby can you have a tubal ligation done?

Anytime: Tubal ligations can be performed 1 day after delivery. It may also be done anytime afterwards. ...Read more

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How long typically is the healing process of tubal ligation?

How long typically is the healing process of tubal ligation?

No recovery w Essure: Essure is a simple technique to provide permanent birth control that can be done easily in the office in a few minutes under local anesthesia. There is no recovery since no incisions are made. You can resume normal activites when it is over. It has the lowest failure rate of any method. The inserts cause tubal scarring over 3 months effectively sealing the tubes closed without surgery. ...Read more

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How long is a tubal ligation garunted for?

No time: A tubal sterilization procedure has a certain failure rate so there is never a guarantee that it will not fail. Usually it doesn't. ...Read more

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How long after having tubal ligation can u have unprotected sex?

How long after having tubal ligation can u have unprotected sex?

Whenever you want bu: You can have sex whenever you feel like it but use protection for one month like a condom. ...Read more

Upper Abdomen (Definition)

Draw a transverse line through the umbilicus and the upper abdomen includes every part of the belly above this line and below the ...Read more