Doctor insights on:
What Is A Hematoma After Surgery
Blood: After mastectomy then reconstruction that gets a hematoma is caused by blood. The blood vessels supply oxygen to the breast tissue. This can occur with any surgery and will most likely resolve on its own. It may require drainage. Talk to your surgeon and they will discuss it with you. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
A scalp hematoma is a condition in which there has been bleeding between the scalp and the skull, and the blood is trapped under the scalp, forming a blood-filled bulge. Scalp hematomas usually resolve without treatment. They are more common in babies who needed vacuum-assisted deliveries, because vacuum on a baby's scalp can cause ...Read more
2-3 weeks: Hematomas are collections of blood. They initially coagulate then liquefy after 1-2 weeks. After they liquefy your body will resorb them or you can have them drained. ...Read more
After fiberoadenoma surgery can a calcified hematoma go away by itself or it needs another surgery ?!
I have hematoma after gallbladder surgery. Don't know how big it is. How long does it usually take for the body to absorb it and why does it happen?
About Six Weeks: Hematomas are quite common after surgery.It is just collection of blood which gets clotted after the surgery and with time liquefies and gets absorped in the blood stream. Most hematomas do not require any treatment and resolve by itself.But sometime if they are large and pressing on some organ/ structure or it gets infected,then it has to be drained and treated appropriately.Discuss with Surgeon ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Serious consequence.: Depending on the size this could have very serious consequences including permanent brin damage and death. You need to listen to the advice of the neurologist and neuro surgeon. They spent most of their young lives learning how to treat these life threatening conditions. ...Read more
Unless: You are on a blood thinner, chances are low. ...Read more
Just had surgery for a.10x8 hematoma due to an earlier hiatal hernia what can I expect.Regarding pain and recovery time?
What to do if I had surgery when I was 5 months old for a calcified hematoma on my head I am now 19 and I want to join the army can i?
Good luck: I don't see any reason that this would be considered a problem for your enlistment. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Hematoma in breast after surgery
- Hematoma after laparoscopic surgery
- Hematoma after thyroid surgery
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Hematoma treatment after surgery
- Hematoma after gynecomastia surgery
- Abdominal hematoma after surgery
- Hematoma after gallbladder surgery
- Hematoma after surgery symptoms