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Circumcised stitch didnt dissolve

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How long do circumcision stitches take to get dissolved?

Hi, i had my circumcision a week ago. But none of my stitches are dissolved by now. I am not able to see the stitches on the upper side of penis as there is swelling of the remaining foreskin ...
 

What are dissolvable stitches?

I had arm lift surgery 6 weeks ago and my doctor used dissolvable stitches. What can I do to help my body dissolve the stitches quicker? ...
 

Can neosporin be applied to dissolvable sutures ?

the circumcision sutures that is now a little irritated. I believe these are dissolvable sutures - my question is can I put Neosporin on dissolvable stitches or does it degrade them ...
 

Vaginal hysterectomy done. Stitches not getting dissolved. Getting problem while intercourse. Worrisome

later that there are still stitches at the top of my vagina? If so, is it a permanent thing, or would be slower to dissolve than the rest that have already dissolved? I'm getting a bit of discharge, mostly ...
 

How long does dissolvable stitches take to dissolve after injury?

Hi, I had a pretty bad fall two days ago and I have dissolvable stitches in my lip, nose ... it will take for the swatches to dissolve and will using Aloe Vera help the healing process and limit scarring? ...
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Do stitches after circumcision dissolve on their own?

I was circumcised 5 weeks ago and still have over 1/2 of my stitches. Contacted my surgeon who will not remove them but tells me to let them dissolve. Is this normal or can I remove them myself? Can I speed up ...
 

Will the stitches on glads dissolve after circumcision?

of the stitches are slowly dissolving but the stitches in/on my glands area don t seem to have really dissolved ... that the dissolvable stitches will ALL eventually fall out themselves, so reading two different sides ...
 

How long after circumcision will the stitches be completely dissolved?

of feb and went back for a check up a month later where my doctor told me to just leave the stitches in ( dissolvable ) but they still havnt completly dissovled and its being a lot longer than it should be, should i ...
 

How long does it take for dissolvable stitches to dissolve?

Dear Dr. I am 69 years old and having treated for glaucoma for at least ten years with medication and laser surgeries without too much success. 10 days ago I had surgery for glaucoma and cataract at the Cleveland Clinic. My eye still feels strachy...
 

Stitches on forehead, internal stitch not dissolved yet. How long would it take to dissolve?

My daughter had to get 4 stitches in her forehead just above her right eyebrow about a month ago. 3 were external stitches and she had 1 internal stitch that was suppose to dissolve, but it still hasn ...
 

Circumcised to cure phimosis. Minor bleeding from stitches. Given antibiotics and pain killers. Is there a possibility of infection?

hi , i m 24 years old and was circumcised (to cure phimosis) on Monday morning . stitching was done with self dissolving stitches. after the operation , there was minor bleeding from stitches which stopped ...
 

Can i cut my dissolving stitches?

I had my wisdom tooth removed 6 says ago. Today I ate bread, now it looks like my dissolvable stitches have some food on the parts that are hanging out? What can I do to clean it off. I tried removing ...
 

Suggest remedy for infection in dissolving stitch

Hi, may I answer your health queries right now ? Please type your query here...I have a dissolving stitch that seems to be getting longer daily! It s on my breast after breast reduction surgery. The place ...
 

How long stitches take to dissolve completely?

yes i fell flat on my face an split my bottom lip kinda straight down towards my lip line it happened on mothers day but how long will it take for the dissolvable stitches to dissolve completely ...
 

How to clean a wound with dissolvable stitches?

a wound like that with dissolvable stitches in place? ...
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Why havent my dissolving stitches dissolved yet?
It is just taking a little longer. If it takes more time to dissolve, there might be an underlying infection or pus collection.
 
When dissolvable stitches dissolve do they transfer any colour of of them to the bandage
No, It will dissolve by their own with in 1-2 weeks without giving any color.
 
When disolvable stitches dissolve do they bleed any colour onto the bandage?
no they dissolve in at leat 7-10 days if the wound has healed, no bleeding happens
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