Need help regarding stitches
Hi, I had a question reguarding some stitches i had remove today on my face...upper nose like the bridge part of it.... after the doctor remove the stitches, i noticed some black scabs around it which i was told that it was blood that has dried out... how can i get rid of them without picking it...
Reconstructive eyelid surgery and cysts formation from stitches.
On Jan. 19, 2011 I had Mohs surgery on my lower right eyelid to remove a small tumor ( I thought it was a stye ). I then had ocular plastic reconstructive surgery on Jan 20, 2011 which necessitated stitching a portion of my lower lid to upper lid to create a new lower eyelid margin, as well as...
How to take care of stitches ?
Hello my name is leah, I just had some stitches in my upper lip 3days ago. I lacerated it a over a year ago and it did not heal to its proper shape- I was left with a droopy look. I am wondering how to take care of the stitches. Stitches are looking black and it is getting crusty and scabbly on...
How much does vaginal repair with stitches will cost?
hello, how does a female with blue cross ins and a supriseing 15000.00 deductable haue a vault prolaspe sacrocoldery,needmesh sling we can not blabber fell cjstocele . i am not sure of spelling of these problems. how do i get help every dr and hospital want money not to help any one really i know...
Had a cut on the upper lip. Swelling and bleeding. Need stitches?
I face planted this morning and a vertical 3/4 cut on the inside of my upper lip between my two front teeth immediately formed and started bleeding. The bleeding stopped after about half an hour under an ice pack but I can only move my mouth and talk in certain ways unless I want it to start...
When can i smoke after getting a dissolving a stitch for the teeth ?
i had 7teeth out on Tuesday and had some disolveable stitches put in, how quickly will they dissolve and how soon can mouth wash be used after the op? Also i am a smoker and was wondering how soon after my op i can smoke? I am well aware of the fact ishouldnt smoke but unfortunately i do? Thankyou
I got 6 dissolvable stitches on my lip from the top right all the way into my lip.i did it mon and today is fri. How many more days until the stitches are gone?
Thank you for posting your query.
Absorbabale sutures take variable amount of time to get absorbed, and it depends upon the material. It usually takes 10-14 days, but some sutures may take upto 8 weeks.
Dr Sudhir Kumar MD DM
16 stitches on my lower lip. It healed a week after stitches. Its still swollen and it looks like its gotten more swollen. Its been 3 weeks. What should i do ??
Stitches, 16 in number depicts that you have had bad injury on the lower lip region. It takes almost 2 months for complete healing. You can apply Thrombophob Gel (Heparin Sodium) over the affected area to get early healing.
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