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Dr. Andrew Seibert
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Laceration Of Cervix (Definition)

Cervix is latin for neck and may refer to many organs but it usually refers to the opening of the uterus into the vagina. Any trauma in this region including instrumentation or scoping or placement of an iud or agressive sexual practices may cause a laceration to the cervix with subsequent scarring. A pap smear is performed on the ...Read more


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How does the wound heal after a condyloma is removed from the genitals?

How does the wound heal after a condyloma is removed from the genitals?

Wound healing: After the removal of the condyloma, with usual wound care outlined by your physician, the area should heal in with normal tissue. As probably instructed by your physician, you will need to monitor the area for reoccurrence (if its in an area that is visualized). ...Read more

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How much tissue is taken off the cervix for a leep?For leep are they essentially amputating a portion of the cervix?Scar tissue? How impact pregnancy?

How much tissue is taken off the cervix for a leep?For leep are they essentially amputating a portion of the cervix?Scar tissue? How impact pregnancy?

LEEP procedure: The amount of tissue removed will depend on the size if the lesion needing removal. This can range from a dime to a quarter size in area. Unless there is involvement of the endo cervical canal, the depth of tissue removed is less than 5mm. Scarring resulting in cervical stenosis is rare and easily managed. Single leep conizations rarely impact pregnancy. Multiple leeps can cause cx incompetence. ...Read more

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How likely is it my induction via prostaglandins pessary & artificial rupture of membranes will be successful at 38wks 4dys? worried of c-section :(

How likely is it my induction via prostaglandins pessary & artificial rupture of membranes will be successful at 38wks 4dys? worried of c-section :(

Google Bishop Score: The answer to your question depends on a number of factors: Is this your first baby? What is your cervical dilation, effacement, consistency, position and fetal station? These factors have been put into a scoring system called the "Bishop Score". Your risk of a c/section goes up if the bishop score is low. For example, a high, long, hard, posterior, undilated cervix has a high risk of C/S ...Read more

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Can the cervix grow back/go back to full strength after a laser cone removal of CIN grade 2 moderate abnormal cell changes procedure? Thx

Conization: The risk of preterm delivery is increased after a laser conization. You may interpret the fact that not a l l women after a laser conization experience preterm deliveries as an indication that in these cases the cervix grew back to full strength. There is no test available that would tell in advance if the cervix regained full strength. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for infection of the uterine lining after childbirth?

What is the treatment for infection of the uterine lining after childbirth?

Depends: If there is tissue remaining in the uterus a dilation and curettage may be needed. Other than that the mainstay to treatment would be antibiotics of course. The type and route of antibiotics would depend upon specifics of the situation. ...Read more

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Cut to the palm of the hand treated with stitches, how long to heal?

Cut to the palm of the hand treated with stitches, how long to heal?

Sutures: Usually in for 10-14 days.... Weeks to get range of motion and swelling gone. ...Read more

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Excision of the nonunion of navicular fracture and curettage of the cysts in the area. Is this surgery recovery going to be lengthy?

Excision of the nonunion of navicular fracture and curettage of the cysts in the area. Is this surgery recovery going to be lengthy?

Time is on your side: Recovery will be as long as it takes. Depending on the procedure and your ability to recover, it could be from 6 weeks to 12 weeks. There will be progressive activity allowed throughout the recovery time. ...Read more

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How long is the recovery period (submerging in water/intercourse) for the removal of a large nabothian cyst?

How long is the recovery period (submerging in water/intercourse) for the removal of a large nabothian cyst?

One day: Most nabothian cysts just need to be lanced and drained. There could be a little light bleeding and extra mucous discharge. But, unless your doctor has to make an extra large incision, swimming should have no limits and intercourse maybe a day or two. ...Read more

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What are the main causes of a slap tear and how long is the recovery once it's repaired arthroscopicaly with a suture anchor?

What are the main causes of a slap tear and how long is the recovery once it's repaired arthroscopicaly with a suture anchor?

Repetitive heavy: lifting, shoulder dislocation, age related, and traumatically induced are some of the reasons. Recovery depends on your overall medical condition, whether you smoke, and if you are compliant with physical therapy and follow up with home therapy, and your overall general mood an affect. Complex tears can take up to 6 months given good circumstances but noncompliance can result in longer recovery. ...Read more

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How long can a cut extender tendon on the back of the thumb go with out treatment. ?

How long can a cut extender tendon on the back of the thumb go with out treatment. ?

How severe: If you truly cut your extensor tendon, and in affects your ability to extend your thumb, then it comes down to whether or not you want to ever regain use of that ability. Deep /gapping lacerations should almost always be sutured, ideally within 12-24hrs. Tendon lacerations most certainly need to be sutured, and if more severe - surgically repaired asap. Get seen asap! ...Read more

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What is the strength of stitches for laceration wounds?

What is the strength of stitches for laceration wounds?

High Strength: The sutures (stitches) are usually stronger than the skin. The secret to a good repair is layered closure with sutures of the appropriate strength. Smaller stitches are not as strong, but are less likely to leave a mark. Be very careful to prevent further injury to the area. If the stitches pull through, delayed wound healing and a bigger scar are likely. ...Read more

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Can a pap smear diagnose cancers beyond the cervix or can is it limited to the cervix and vagina?

Can a pap smear diagnose cancers beyond the cervix or can is it limited to the cervix and vagina?

Screening test: A pap smear is a screening test, primarily for detecting pre-malignant (and malignant) lesions of the cervix; however, it can also detect malignancies in other sites such as the uterus, fallopian tube and ovary. Occasionally we can see tumors that have spread from other sites such as breast cancer and melanoma. ...Read more

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I'm getting my ingrown toenail treated in a few days. What is the duration of the treatment process?

I'm getting my ingrown toenail treated in a few days. What is the duration of the treatment process?

Depends: Treatment of ingrown nail consist of toe- ring block ( local anasthetic) followed by partial or total nail excision and debridement. This process can range between 15 to 45 min. ...Read more

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I've been diagnosed with an acute avulsion fracture of the fibula head. What is the typical treatment & recovery time for this injury?

I've been diagnosed with an acute avulsion fracture of the fibula head.   What is  the typical treatment & recovery time for this injury?

Fibulae head avulsn: One needs to be concerned regarding the injury to the surrounding tissue like the PCL or posterior lateral corner . I.e. The fibulae head avulsion is the tip of the iceberg ,as in jury to the other structures can lead to significant knee problems. It would be prudent to undergo an MRI to assess the total injury as treatment then is based on the accuracy of the diagnosis. Consider a virtual consu ...Read more

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How long are the stitches for the laceration wounds?

How long are the stitches for the laceration wounds?

About 18 cm: The choice of suture material for your laceration is quite large. Usually the doctors choose sutures that are dissolveable/absorbable, so they do not require a second procedure for removal. The sutures are about 18 cm long to accommodate handling by your doctor. More important than the suture is the cleaning, protection and care of your laceration. ...Read more

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If the entire large intestines and rectum are removed followed by creation of Brooke Ileostomy... How much of the rectal stump is usually left, if any?

If the entire large intestines and rectum are removed followed by creation of Brooke Ileostomy... How much of the rectal stump is usually left, if any?

Depends: The amount of rectum remaining will vary from person to person depending on the reason for the surgery in the first place. Is the procedure planned for inflammatory bowel disease? colon cancer?, trauma? some other condition? The best person to ask is the surgeon and or surgical team. ...Read more

Cervix (Definition)

The uterine cervix is the opening of the ...Read more