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What Happens When A Cyst To Large To Remove By Laparoscopy Surgery
A cyst is a structure or mass that consists of a cellular lined sac. It is typically filled with fluid but may be filled with solid material. It can be congenital, traumatic, or acquired. They may develop nearly anywhere in the body and usually require complete excision for eradication or they are likely to recur. Fluid filled sacs that are not cellular lined ...Read more
Another option: Arthroscopic-assisted ganglion excision is minimally invasive, relatively painless, and has a lower reported recurrence rate. Typically performed under general anethesia, and through small portals, the ganglion stalk can be visualized and excised with precision instrumentation. The cyst can then be decompressed through an accessory portal. Local anesthesia is placed over the portal sites. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What happens to the packing a surgeon inserts after rectal polyps are removed? Should I the patient remove it a day or two after surgery
Ask your surgeon: I assume you had drainage of an abscess with packing. This shouldn't stay in more than a day or two as it interferes with drainage. Some surgeons pack to stop bleeding and this should only be needed overnight. Some surgeons don't pack at all and just put a dressing over the surface (this is less painful). Again, ask your surgeon as he/she knows why it was placed. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Possibly: Pain that severe needs to be worked up by your doctor in person. He/she will listen to you, perform an examination and possibly order some tests to see what's wrong with you. ...Read more
I have a small cyst inside my scrotum, sits kind of at the bottom. How big an incision will be needed to remove it for surgery? How much pain after?
10-12 hours : Most laparotomy patients are up & walking after 10-12 hours. Most do well unassisted and it helps with recovery and helps prevent lung problems, blood clots, and bowel dysfunction. It may take 1-2 weeks before you can walk comfortably without pain meds & 4-6 weeks before you can walk as before without risk of injuring your surgical scar. I hope this helps. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
After several doctors visits to drain an earlobe cyst the doctor now says surgery must be done which will remove half the earlobe. Isn't this extreme?
How much does it hurt to get the packing removed from a pilonidal cyst without going to see a surgeon!?
Will have some pain: could be done but you have to check with your surgeon before removing it , also have to go back for follow up wound care ...Read more
Is painful to remove a rectum little polyp? In which way can be removed? After removing it , do I have to follow a specific food diet?
Cancer: After an operation of the stomach area to remove a so-called malignant tumor, could MD actually find out later it is benign. How determined?
Yes it is possible: It requires a carefully microscopic examination by a pathologist to determine if a tumor is benign or malignant. Surgeons can not tell when the remove a growth...it is only later on that a pathologist does many special tests in the laboratory before the final diagnosis is made. ...Read more
I have a small ovarian dermoid cyst that needs to be removed laprascopically. As a mother of 2 babies, what is the recovery time for this procedure?
A few days: If all goes well, you should be able to do your usual functions in 2-3 days. Do discuss the matter with your doctor so that s/he may advice about avoiding some activities that may be in your routine, for a few days more. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. ...Read more
How would a hemorrhagic scrotal cyst develop and how would it be surgically removed? Sounds horrible procedure, painful procedure
Here are some...: The most common scrotal cyst is sebaceous cyst, which unlikely develops spontaneously bleeding, but infection like that in acne. The most common small bleeding spot occurs in hemangioma, which usually occurs in the aged. At present, it is hard to answer without more info on its history and a direct look. But, either is benign & needs no active care unless being big or infected, but minor procedure ...Read more
Is it possible to remove a mass (tumor) located on the pituitary gland through the nose? If so, how would you typically go about doing that?
Two options: The standard approach starts under the lip and then through the nose removing the front wall of the sphenoid sinus to get to the pituitary. More and more are using nasal endoscopic approaches which avoid going under the lip. Find someone who does lots of these, usually a university. Ent and neurosurgeons work together. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Itchy vagina after keyhole surgery (laparoscopy) to remove ovarian cyst, could this be an infection, if so what kind of infection?
Yes and no.: Depending on it's location and nature, it may be possible to drain a cyst without surgery. However that is not usually curative, and it may reaccumulate fluid quickly and still need to be removed surgically. You should talk with your physician about what options you may have. ...Read more
Laparoscopy involves placement of a small camera-scope into the abdominal cavity, most often at the belly button. This allows us to see and surgically rx many abdominal and pelvic diseases. This is combined with distinction of the abd cavity with co2 gas to create more space to work. This usually requires a general anesthetic, yet most people can go ...Read more
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