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Laprascopy appendectomy, large lymph nodes were noted and various cysts. Further?

hi i have just recently had a laprascopy appendectomy (keyhole surgery) where 2 enlarged lymph nodes were found and various cysts on my falopean tubes and ovaries, im in day 7 of post op and wandered if it was bad to be really itchy around all of my surgical sites, its not just a casual itch its extremely itchy constantly and is driving me insane! or is there anything i can do or put on it to releive the itching, PLEASE HELP!
Asked On : Wed, 26 Sep 2012
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Hi Dear thanks for your question ,it is your 7th post operative day after laproscopic appendectomy.and they have noticed 2 enlarged lymph nodes along with cyst on fallopian tubes and ovaries.The small cyst in ovaries are normal and they appear and disappear depending upon your menstrual cycle,however it would have been better if they would have taken biopsy from lymph node at the time of surgery,Go for CT abdomen to look for others nodes also.The itching round the, surgical site do occur some time and is not a serious issue,if your wound is healed ,you can use steroid ointment.Hope i answered your question.
Answered: Thu, 27 Sep 2012
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