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Resume Swimming After Cryosurgery
Had cervical cryotherapy on 09/30/14. Had sex on 10/28/14, once my OB/GYN said I can resume my normal life again. It's VERY painful! What should I do?
Slower is better: Adequate sexual lubrication, prolonged ( 15-20 minutes ) foreplay, position changes, verbal communication, massage and aromatherapy. Your cervix should be well healed by now and apparently, you did not have vaginal, only cervical surgery. Positions on your side or female on top will control depth of penetration and hopefully these hints will work. ...Read more
My appendix has just been removed. When will i be able to resume any heavy lifting or excercise such as swimming?
What did surgeon say: The expert is the person who did your surgery and always the best person to ask. Never feel shy to ask these important questions of your surgeon. They prefer you get the best follow up care and are there to help. General guidelines though are swimming in 4 weeks and heavy lifting in 6 weeks if you are feeling well.. Good luck! ...Read more
Had an inguinal hernial 1 month ago which went well, was wondering when can I resume swimming and football?
Depends: While it may depend somewhat on the type of repair done, most hernia experts worldwide have their patients return to normal activity after groin her is repair as tolerated by pain and discomfort. The best thing however is to ask your surgeon for recommendations about your specific case. Best of luck! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Swimming for 2 months and stopped for 10 days then resumed again and have mild pain in my pecs for 5 days could it be an injury and what to do?
Overuse injury: Sounds like you were in good swimming 'shape' then quit for ten days and resumed at your previous pace and time swimming.This is very suggestive of overuse injury to your swimming muscles ( in thus case, your pecs)... Would suggest taking an nsaids ( ibuprofen) for a few days, rest from swimming ( cross train ) and then slowly return to swimming.( both amount u swim and pace). Good luck! ...Read more
When can i resume swimming, diving and other police training activities after a upper molar bone graft extraction?
Discharge: The discharge is a normal situation after an uncomplicated cryosurgery. Your cervis was literally "frozen" and is now "thawing. " this usually last for a couple of weeks depending on the extent of the cryosurgery. Report any unusual situations like a bloody or foul smelling discharge to your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Did you ask your GYN: Who is going to do it, you should ask your gyn, that is your gyn's job to explain everything just like I do to my pts , so call him or her or their nurse , they may have specific instructions for u. ...Read more