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My Doctor Just Told Me I Need A Hysterectomy What Happens During The Procedure
Discuss with doctor: You should have a lengthy discussion with your doctor about why, how, and what to expect regarding your hysterectomy. A hysterectomy is a major surgery which removes your uterus. There are numerous reasons why the procedure is done and multiple ways in which the surgery is performed. Have an open, honest discussion with your doctor and get all of your questions answered to your satisfaction. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am having a mole removed tonight in about an hour what will happen? Can someone explain the procedure
Mole removal: It depends on how it is being removed. The best person to explain the procedure is the doctor who is doing it. Don't be shy ask for details and get a complete description and get all your questions answered before the procedure. It will be fine, good luck. ...Read more
What do you advise if i had a breast reduction and tomorrow i get the stitches out! has anybody had the procedure and can tell me what to expect?
Speak to your doctor: I recommend you speak with your doctor when you see him/her. Most breast reductions are performed with sutures that are beneath the skin and do not need to be removed because they dissolve. You can also take pain medication prior to your appointment--do not drive to your appointment if it is a prescription strength pain medication. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Had a sonogram done and my doctor told me that I have fluid in my endomitrium. What exactly does this mean?
I had an endoscopy done and was told i had a hiatus hernia, i was told my own doctor will see me, so why does a doctor at the hospital want to see me.
Can you tell me if i had sex after a hysterectomy, in which i had my cervix removed, would the dick keep going?
I had surgery (septoplasty) and the doc told me I was a difficult intubation. What do I need to do, and what can I expect if a future surgery is need?
Be informed: The knowledge that you were difficult to intubate can be life-savinf if you need to be intubated in the future. For elective surgery, having the specific information (what techniques were attempted, what was successful, could you be mask ventilated) to give to your next anesthesiologist is the best possible way to keep safe. A "medic alert" bracelet can be useful in an emergency. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Do surgeons remove the appendix when doing a tah i had a doctor ask me if i had my appendix removed during my tah. Do doctors do that during a tah?
I had surgery and woke up in the middle of my operation. Can anyone tell me why that happened? I was able to see, hear & feel what was happening to me
It was: probably due to the anesthesiologist, it does happen sometimes unfortunately discuss it with your surgeon ...Read more
I recently had a smear test and the doctor told me I have a tear in my womb and would need a procedure.What will happen and what causes this?
My husband is having surgery for melanoma next week. Can you tell me anything about the procedure?
Excision and node: The operation will involve removing a margin of normal skin around the melanoma. How much skin that is needed to be removed depends on the thickness of the melanoma. In addition, a sentinel lymph node procedure may be performed. This involves injecting dye into the melanoma and locating the lymph node that turns blue. The location of this lymph node depends on the drainage of the melanoma. ...Read more
My OB told me that i have to undergo d&c because she told me that the my endometrium is thick. im also diagnose a polycystic right ovary what should i do to correct this?
At my last pap smear, about 6 months ago. The doctor told me the pap was normal but she stated I should see a specialist because the docotor stated during the exam she could see a tag. What's that? When my husband & i are having sex I have bleeding. What
Laparoscopy was done as i got a severe infection my doctor told me that i need to wait again is that normal?
If things go wrong durning my 4th c-section, can't I just tell the Dr that after the baby is out to just give me a hysterectomy to stop the bleeding?
Sure: Thats ok but it would be even easier to have your tubes tied. ...Read more
My gynecology sched a hymenectomy for me before this year end.what should i expect from the surgery?do i really need to be sedated?
Yes: It is painful to have surgery without sedation. He can numb the area with lidocaine but that may not be adequate in blocking all the pain. It's best to discuss your options with your GYN rather than discussing on this board because he/she can specifically guide you and discuss post op concerns in details. Best Wishes Dr M ...Read more
I went to my gynecologist today for heavy bleeding and he performed an endometrial biopsy and injected me inside my cervix with adrenaline. What is the reason ?He warned me my heart will race. Why?
Control bleeding: The Epinephrine was injected to control the bleeding that may result from the endometrial biopsy. Epinephrine (or adrenaline) when absorbed into the blood stream will increase your heart rate, and you may experience this as palpitations in the chest. This should go away in a coupe hours. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Conscious sedation: Conscious sedation is widely used to relax the patient, so the experience should be relatively comfortable. ...Read more
I have had a total abdominal hysterectomy And I am asking that is it safe to fly after 5 weeks of having the surgery ? Please let me know .
It should be safe: to fly at least 5 weeks after abdominalsurgery. You are far along the healing process.. ...Read more
Not necessarily: The surgeon does not normally keep logs of the implant serial numbers - this is information the facility (hospital, surgery center, etc) and the implant manufacturer keep track of. Generally, when an recall is issued, one of those two entities will contact you. There are many implants and manufacturers of similar type of implants. If you are concerned, ask your surgeon or call the facility. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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