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Doctor insights on: What Is Perineal Anoplasty

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Two weeks ago i got a anoplasty surgery and i'm feeling better but what things can I and can't i do?

Two weeks ago i got a anoplasty surgery and i'm feeling better but what things can I and can't i do?

Go to the source: You should call your surgeon's office in the morning and ask for clarification of your expectations. It's really not appropriate for me to offer my opinion in your acute post op period. Your own surgeon is your primary resource. So, make the call. Good luck. ...Read more

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Vagina is situated very close to anus as result of anoplasty. No bk anal muscles.Working fine.Safe or unsafe to have a natural birth?

Vagina is situated very close to anus as result of anoplasty. No bk anal muscles.Working fine.Safe or unsafe to have a natural birth?

Time for consult: My first thought would be to protect your anoplasty with a c-section delivery. The chances of a tear through the reconstructed area is real and repair difficult. However, the best people to discuss this with are the ones that repaired you in the past. ...Read more

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What is perineal massage?

What is perineal massage?

Massage: Perineal massage involves gently stretching the tissues that surround the opening to the vagina. Pregnant women close to delivery sometimes do this. ...Read more

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Please tell me what is perineal raphe?

Please tell me what is perineal raphe?

Anus to genital line: The area of the body between the anus and the scrotum or vagina. It forms a line that midway between the legs. ...Read more

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How much removed in perineal rectosigmoidectomy?

How much removed in perineal rectosigmoidectomy?

Thisprocedure is : Usually performed for rectal prolapse and the amount removed depends on the amount of prolapse but as the name suggest, part of the rectum and sigmoid colon may need excision. Discuss with your surgeon any concerns you may have. ...Read more

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What to expect after perineal urethrostomy (pu)?

What to expect after perineal urethrostomy (pu)?

Sit to void: Diverting the male urethra to empty via the perineum, typically done after penectomy for cancer or for severe stricture disease of the urethra, is known as a perineal urethrostomy. The male sits to urinate, otherwise everything is the same. The sphincter muscles of control are unchanged. ...Read more

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What food can I eat after perineal urethrostomy?

What food can I eat after perineal urethrostomy?

Not sure why you: Would have dietary restrictions after a perineal urethrostomy as the surgery is there to just direct the flow of urine to a different location. Immediately after the surgery you may want to consider a bland diet as your body is recovering from anesthesia, but that is very quickly over. If you are really concerned why not ask the urologist completing the procedure. ...Read more

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What can be the cause of inflammation and pain in the perineal area?

What can be the cause of inflammation and pain in the perineal area?

Multiple causes: The perineum, in women, is the area between the vagina and the anus.Common causes of pain include complications of childbirth, other trauma, abscess, entrapment of the pudendal nerve, nerve-associated cysts, pelvic inflammatory disease, ovarian cyst or torsion, even menstrual cramps. Inflammatory bowel disease/colitis can also cause. Requires careful evaluation usually by GYN specialist. Good luck ...Read more

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Is having a bad pain in perineal suddenly at 02:00Am and still hurting for 2 days, normal??

Is having a bad pain in perineal suddenly at 02:00Am and still hurting for 2 days, normal??

Not normal: Persistent perineal pain should be investigated by a specialist to rule out any gynecologic problems. If the condition is thought to be musculoskeletal in nature then a specialist in physical medicine and rehabilitation would be appropriate. ...Read more