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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Good Posted in: Vaginal and Uterus Health
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   hi
User :   one of my frnds has got a problem
User :   she doesnt have a uterus & vagina
Doctor :   Ok
User :   can u tell me how reliable is vaginoplasty?
User :   i mean i want to know the side effects of it...f there are any
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   Before that may i know other details
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: User :   ya...
User :   unmarried...22years old...xxxxxxxxxx
User :   female
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Doesnt she get mensus
User :   no
Doctor :   What are her other secondary sexual charecters
User :   she tried some medicine for harmomnes for some time
Doctor :   It would be uncomfortable to ask you
Doctor :   but these are essential
User :   and...then when consulted a doctor...she came 2 know that there is no vagina and uterus
User :   secondary sexual characteristics are normal
User :   doctor said...she can go for vaginoplasty and also...her ovaries are noraml
Doctor :   Breast pubic hair
User :   so...she can go for surrogacy
User :   normal
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Vaginoplasty is the only surgical option
Doctor :   it is nothing but grafting
User :   but breast size is small...but doctor said..its having mormal growth
User :   grafting?
Doctor :   oK
Doctor :   yes the muscle is taken from the buttock and a hole is created and grafted on
User :   ok
Doctor :   first graft is taken thne space is created
User :   will there be any problems in her sexual life?because of vaginoplasty?
Doctor :   and then prosthesis assembly
Doctor :   in to the space and then attaching the graft to the prosthesis
Doctor :   Refinements in surgical techniques, greater surgical experience, and improvements in postoperative care have resulted in fewer complications and excellent graft function.
User :   and?
User :   ok
Doctor :   after the surgery she can lead a normal life
User :   i think there would be aproblem with lubrication roght?
Doctor :   This is only the vaginoplasty
Doctor :   yeah but that can be limited by external usage of jellies
Doctor :   there is a laparoscopic approach too
User : good care is taken, there wont be any problemin her sexual life?
Doctor :   Yes
User :   is dilatation mandatory?
Doctor :   wher is the location
User :   after vaginoplasty?
User :   or can she have this operation done after marriage and directly have sex?
User :   it is xxxxx
Doctor :   prolonged dilatation and stent care during the healing phase is important
User :   okie
Doctor :   The form is worn continuously for 6 weeks and is removed only for urination and defecation.
Doctor :   A new form covered with a sterile sheath is reinserted.
Doctor :   after the surgery
Doctor :   gradually allowed to ambulate within 24 hours after surgery, but she must remain on bedrest in upright and flat positions for 1 week.
User :   ok
User :   after 6 weeks?
Doctor :   After 6 weeks, a silicone form that is inserted nightly for the next 12 months replaces the original stent
User :   how long does she need to go for dilatation?
Doctor :   Ultimately In most cases, the vagina is functional 6-10 weeks after surgery
Doctor :   but all depends on the healing which is individualistic
User :   ok
Doctor :   If you wish, we can fix up your appointment with a doctor here
User :   no..not now....
User :   thanq...
User :   and one more thing
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form which I have sent?
User :   yeah
Doctor :   Please contact us for any kind of help
Doctor :   regarding this
User :   one more thing
Doctor :   please..
User :   yeah...sure...thanks a lot
User :   is there any medicine or excersize for increasing breast growth?
Doctor :   I am sorry to say that all are been futile and no good results
User :   ok...but there are some options u mean?
Doctor :   I mean to say that are draining options
User :   ok
User :   i heard push ups are one of the options?
Doctor :   The exercises may benefit or not but they definitely not money consuming and infact healthy too
User :   yeah...
User :   i just wanted to know if there are any other options as such?
Doctor :   How come you know about our service
Doctor :   Not professionally
Doctor :   apart from breast enhancements
User :   one of my frns has forwarded a mail about this....
Doctor :   ok
User :   breast implants?
Doctor :   yeah
Doctor :   and fat insuniation too
User :   will there be any side effects coz of implansta/
Doctor :   Not necessarily
User :   wat is fat insuniation?never heard about it...:(
Doctor :   This is a good option infact
Doctor :   Fat is injected into it
Doctor :   but the long term results are not yet guaranteed
User : it done at once?or do we need to do multiple sessions?
Doctor :   I have minimal knowledge but I can refer and say it to you
User :   okie...
User :   thanx a lot for your time
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service
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