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That is not : Advisable, as that can cause tears, or fissures in the rectum esp. Post partum, and can make any hemmroids that you may have worse, and can give your partner a bad infection if he was not wearing a condom, if you have anal sex and then have vaginal intercourse right after that without cleaning the penis in between you could get a very bad infection. ...Read more
Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more
Sitz baths: Try taking sitz baths with 4-5 tablespoons added to the water several times a day vinegar serves as an antibacterial. ...Read more
8 weeks postpartum 2 nights ago i had a fever temperature 101.2f the next morning fever is gone. I am feeling fine but is that a sign of infections?
Viral: Infection most likely. Since it is gone and n other symptoms don't worry. ...Read more
Probably not: Probably not in any significant way.Get a more detailed answer ›
I had a swab done at my 6 week postpartum check and it has come back showing I have a streptococcus infection in my vagina - is this common?
I'm 3 weeks postpartum and clitoris is itching. When i got undressed, i noticed it was very swollen and red spots on my pad. Is this an infection?
Swelling: The swelling may represent an infection or an irritation due to something on the pad. Your health provider can take a look. Either way, it sounds like it can be easily treated. ...Read more
I'm 5 weeks postpartum and breastfeeding. I have a vaginal and breast yeast infection. How should i treat it?
8wk postpartum hypertension 165/123 blood in urine no infection. Referral to urologist ?? Cause lower back pain & Cesarian scar pain R side US normal
BP Rx needed: First of all, you need to have your obvious hypertension treated with medication. Secondly, have your OB GYN search for answers as to why you are still having pain 2 months post partum C/S which is not normal. The back pain may be related to the blood in your urine, wither with a urinary tract infection/pyelonephritis or a complication/cause of the hypertension. A Urologist is a good idea. ...Read more
Would inflammatory markers and infection markers in blood tests usually be raised with post Partum endomitritis infection?
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