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How long does stitches in penis take to heal? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 14-Mar-2013
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User:hi
Doctor:HI
Doctor:How are u doing now
User:u remember my case
User:i have a query
Doctor:hope all your pain has reduced
User:yes
Doctor:and the gap, and discharge has improved too?
User:not really
Doctor:So , please proceed with your question ..
User:discharge i can see once
User:i have few stretches whih i can see out
User:what will happen to that
Doctor:As you have mentioned that , your treating doctor mentioned , that they were absorbable sutures, .,..
Doctor:hence they will get absorbed with time ,.. say 4-8 weeks time
User:and i see few came out
Doctor:you mean , completely out ? or stuck within the skin ??
Doctor:In case, they are protruding out, then they will fall off, once the inner sutures get absorbed , or they can also get embedded in the skin without any issues
User:completely ot
User:out
User:i was wearing underwear today
User:and i can see few stretches
User:which are struck thr
Doctor:as i said, In case, they are protruding out, then they will fall off, once the inner sutures get absorbed , or they can also get embedded in the skin without any issues
Doctor:May i know, if they cause any pain or discomfort in any way to you ?
Doctor:Are u there ?
User:no
Doctor:In that case, there is no need to worry, as it is not going to affect your sexual function
Doctor:If you still have any doubts, you can definitely get the protruding part removed , by your operating surgeon
Doctor:Are u there ?
Doctor:have u followed my suggestions ?
Doctor:i hope you have followed my suggestions , mentioned above
Doctor:please login again if you have any medical queries
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