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Umbilical Cord Fell Off But Still Bleeding
When should the umbilical cord stump fall off? My baby is 15 days old and it's still firmly attached. I'm starting to worry it won't ever fall off.
Half my newborns umbilical cord fell off however some still remains...I notice a little bleeding but it now seems to be inside like a deep red inside ?
Umbilical cord: The umbilical cord dries up and falls off like a scab on the average by 7 to 14 days. I think the longest time that has ever been noted in the medical literature is 90 days. Think for a moment. Have you ever seen anyone at the beach with an umbilical cord? As to the slight am ought of liquid blood that you might see, the clot in there can liquefy over time. You can clean it up with hydrogen peroxi ...Read more
Why is my two weeks old baby still bleeding from the umbilical cord after it has fallen off within the first week?
Not unusual: It is not unusual for there to be some minor spotting/oozing from the cord area even after the stump has come off. Thee were 3 huge blood vessels there and sometimes there is a bit of spotting. The second possibility is something called an umbilical granuloma, where a fragment of cord is still present and actively bleeds down within the umbilicus. Have pediatrician check this at next visit. ...Read more
13wks preg, havin sch, heavy bleeding but stop after laid down for an hr. Now spotting. Better to bleed out so the sac can stick back to uterus wall?
No options: Bed rest will not make any difference with a sch. Most early pregnancies do have some degree of retro-placental bleeding - most of those are asymptomatic. If there is confirmation of a fetal heart beat, then the chance for pregnancy loss (miscarriage) is less than 3% after 10 weeks of pregnancy.If bleeding is as heavy as a period, see your doctor.Spotting is likely to continue when you have a sch. ...Read more
Bruised my thumb two months ago it was pinched. Blood still going on.
Part of nail fell off still hurts. Blood has diminished some but not all. Is th?
See doctor: Two months is too long to be living with an open wound. See your doctor. If you do not have one, go to the emergency room of a nearby hospital. ...Read more
Lap 12 wks ago got to take pill continusely for servere endometriosis but bleeding for 2 wks, in agony then sac like thing fell out now feel fine help?
My newborn is a week and 6 days old and her umbilical cord stump fell off but at the bottom still looks open is this normal?
Call your peds: Sometimes, the umbilicus (belly button) doesn't fully heal at the base of the cord, so when the cord falls off, the baby can have something called an umbilical granuoloma - basically a non-healing wound. It's relatively common, and takes just 1 or 2 visits to the pediatrician's office to get it fixed. Make sure your infant is still eating, peeing, seeming as per her usual, 13-day self. ...Read more
I had a spinal cord stimulator removed 2 months ago, it "sluffed out" 10 min surgery now I have a severe ichy spot on spine were the leads were?
Spinal Cord Stimulat: i recommend you discuss this with the doctor who removed your stimulator or your pain specialist if the are not the same person. ...Read more
Significant headache since hitting head on low ceiling 12 days ago. Feeling A LOT better last 3 days. Mild pain still there though. Subdural hemotoma?
Pretty common: Just keep the area clean as you would any scratch.Should stop soon. ...Read more
I had umblical hernia surgery over 6 months ago, is it normal to still hurt and feel pressure around the area?
12 wks pregnant. Ultrasound and all was good. Been on progesterone since week 6 bc Progesterone dropped a little to 12. Suppose to go off by week 13, but nervous. No danger in going off in a week?
Surgery last week. Dissolvable stitches. At end, there are stitches sticking out. Bleed after small tug(thought dead skin). Little prickle now. Help?
Its ok: This sounds "normal", but you may want to call your surgeon to be sure. You should have a postop appointment coming soon as well. Maybe you could call and ask to be seen earlier. Hope this helps! ...Read more
Belly button fell off at 30 years of age. No force trauma, just peeled off necrotic tissue that was once my belly button. What could cause this?
Possible infection: Please make appointment with your doctor and get it taken cared of before it gets complication. ...Read more
Fell down the stairs 3 days ago, injured tailbone, had a caesarean 7 months ago and have had a heavy & clotted period since the accident advice please?
Different issues: See your gp to sort out your concerns. ...Read more
Had a csection n tubal ligation almost 2wks ago, stopped bleeding 4 a couple days then started bleeding really heavy, real red.Bled thru several pads.
I had a torsion surgery 5 days ago.I feel pain when touching the place above the testicle. I think its spermatic cord. Testicle doesn't hurt.Normal?
My dad got a lump from falling off a motorcycle two months ago but until now the lump is still there. Its not as big as it was before though. Concern?
Where is the lump: If the lump continues to be present, is painful, or fails to get smaller in the next ten days, then it would be best to have it checked out at medical clinic. ...Read more
My 15 day old's cord stump looks like it got snagged and is bleeding a bit. Is this normal? Should it come off by now? Doesn't seem to hurt him.
Cysts &fibroids. 3rd period in mo. Lite flow expelled large solid hard mass couldn't break open but bled when edge was scratched off?
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