Doctor insights on:
Symptoms Of Uterus Infection After C Section
Can you describe symptoms of uterus infection after fibroid removal surgery? I had the surgery 6 months ago, now have bleeding between periods
Unlikely infection: If you had this 6 mos ago infection would have appeared long before this time and be manifest by fevers, discharge, pain, etc. If you are having bleeding, please go see your ob/gyn and be reexamined. ...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
Pain: An infection in the uterus is called endometritis. Symptoms usually include lower abdominal or pelvic pain. Low-grade fever or vaginal discharge may also be other symptoms. Pain during intercourse may also be a clue. I would highly recommend you visiting your ob/gyn or primary care doctor. ...Read more
Smelly discharge: Yes you could have uterine infection. See your obstetrician. ...Read more
I am having lower abdominal pains at regular intervals, could this be uterus infection.? I also missed my period
How long will it take for me to fall pregnant after a uterus infection which I had 3months ago. Or should I go and see a gynaecologist for a check up?
Should be quick: Probably should be able to get pregnant quickly but would see OB for evaluation. ...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
Sister has uterus infection and says she may need an emergency DNC... What in the world does this mean and what's the cause?
DNC: Dilatation and curettage (D&C or DNC) means to dilate the entrance of the uterus and scrape the inside of the uterus and send the scraping for testing like looking for cells or futures for infection. This is a very common procedure and should not cause any problem ...Read more
Worst case: If antibiotics for what is believed to be post partum infection of the uterus don't work, the symptoms being treated are either not from an infection, or there are bacteria present and/or the environment in the uterus is such that these antibiotics are not effective. The source of an infection needs to be removed, potentially by way of hysterectomy. ...Read more
Had a miscarriage just over a week ago and I have a uterus infection and on co-amoxiclav does it ease bleeding and blood clots?
Not directly: Antibiotics were prescribed to treat your uterine infection. They do not directly treat uterine bleeding with clots. However, if your infection is the cause of your bleeding, then the antibiotics can help indirectly by resolving the underlying cause. Talk to your doctor about other medications to reduce your bleeding, depending on what your most recent ultrasound showed. Take Care! ...Read more
My age is 34. I have uterus infection n periods r stopping in two days. Now I have pelvic painback pain feel like pee frequently n white discharge?
Need to be seen: Your symptoms can't be treated online, please see your doctor for assessment, good luck ...Read more
Had a baby 3/12 weeks ago delivered at home by a midwife. I am still bleeding as much as a have period is this normal? I have a 3 year old son. I got a uterus infection after birth with him and hemmoraged badly. I have been working out a bit, slow jog and
I have 5 children 3 c-section with very thin uterus had surgical abortion failed, now I'm 16 w what can I do? I'm terrified
I had a C-section 4 weeka ago and I've had sex twice will I be ok or will I run into problems? Also when does your uterus go back to normal?
No problems...: Having intercourse 4 weeks after a c/section usually won't cause any problems. Your uterus goes back to normal size by 4-6 weeks. Best wishes! ...Read more
Hi, I had a c section since 8/10/2013 because my baby's head did not induce into the uterus. Don't know if my dr. Were wrong or right for that decision because my baby's head were normal not big to induce and don't know my uterus is small or good fro natu
DiscussWithYourDoc: That's a very complicated issue. Much too complicated to address here. But first, let's be grateful you have a brand spanking new baby & that you are all right. Decisions on whether or not to do a C-section may have to be made at the last minute if everything isn't going according to plan. If not that, then other factors may compel the doctor to do one, but when there is time, they should discuss with you ...Read more
Yes: Uterine rupture can occur from trauma, operative deliveries, in women who have had other previous uterine surgeries, in long labors and in women who have had multiple babies. ...Read more
My uterus is attached to my C-section incision, can it be fixed, I want another child I don't want to have to have a hysterectomy. Please help?
I have been told my uterus lining is thin after my 2nd c-section. Unfortunately, my 2nd child died and I want to have another child. What do I do?
Discuss with OB: A thin uterus could mean a higher risk of uterine rupture during the late stages of pregnancy or during labor.Please discuss this at length with the ob. If s/he thinks the risk in your case is small, pregnancy would be an easy option. If not, risk of your own life and the baby would be possible. ...Read more
I have a fibroid that measures 9cm and my uterus measures 12cm should I get it taken out by c-section or should I try the shot that reduces the size?
I read somewhere that docs remove the whole uterus during c-section? Don't doctors just make an incision & remove baby&placenta?
After 3rd csection was told that my uterus is thinned and I should get permanent birth control. What are the symptoms and possible causes?
Hi I wanted to know if you can get pregrant with a enlarged uterus. In November I was giving a ultrasound and everything was okay. 3 kids c -section?
Yes, you can: Since you have clearly demonstrated your fertility, your chances of getting pregnant again are fairly good. However, If you had 3 Cesarean deliveries. It would be wise to schedule a pre-pregnancy consultation with an obstetrical team experienced in caring for women like you. ...Read more
When I had my last c-section, my doctor said I shouldn't have anymore children. Because my uterus is very weak and that it's barely staying together. How can I change that I would love to have another child?
Surrogacy/adoption.: Sounds like your uterus has been incised in an unusual way that can predispose you to complications in future reproductive attempts. Is surrogacy/adoption an option for you? You may take a life-threatening risk if you ignore your obstetrician's advice! ...Read more
Had C-section 5 months ago since then it feels like my uterus is ripping when I lift up on anything what could this be?
Pelvic pain: Pelvic pain is complex as there are several organs in the pelvis. The ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, cervix, bladder, appendix, intestines, colon and rectum can all be the source. Pelvic pain requires and examination to help organize the evaluation. There are so many possibilities it would not be appropriate for us to guess. ...Read more
Not usually: After about 6 weeks the uterus should be back to normal. However, having a cesarean delivery does increase the chances of developing endometriosis which can resul in persistent and sometimes increasing pelvic and uterine pain for months or years after a cesarean delivery. The abdominal wall (incision) may remain tender and have occasional pains for up to 6 months or so after a cesarean delivery. ...Read more
Cant feel my iud strings, and have cramps in my uterus. Had it put in after my c section 5 months ago.
Ultrasound: Can check location of IUD to be sure, string maybe inside uterus with this type of placement at csection. ...Read more
Nervous about repeat c section. Itll be #4. My last was 3.5 yrs. Dr said my uterus &scar is great & just space em. Husband wants 2 mor. Wat r the risk?
If you were my pt: I would tell you this should be your last one, even though it looked good last time you could have scar tissue now, your doc will tell u that, the more u have the more chance that the placenta can stick to the scar and then u need emergency csection- hysterectomy- very dangerous, also the more u have the more chance of uterine atony afterwards and the more chance uterine rupture and chronic pain. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor online
- Pain in uterus after c-section
- Yeast infection after c-section
- Urinary tract infection after c-section
- Flu like symptoms after c-section
- Symptoms of scar tissue after c-section
- Uterus tear during c-section
- C section incision infection
- Stairs after c-section
- Uterus shrinking after c-section