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How long does it take stitches to dissolve after a tonsil

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

were external stitches and she had 1 internal stitch that was suppose to dissolve, but it still hasn t and sticks out of her forehead. When I take her in, will they just simply cut the stitch down to the surface ...
 

How long does it take to heal after a getting stitches ?

how long does it take to heal after a getting stitches on your head? i had to get about 30 stitches ... the dissolvable ones that are still in my head. the areas around the stitches feel a little off... sorta like ...
 

White thread stitches inside lip. How long will it take to dissolve?

I have white thread stitches, I don t know how long it s supposed to take. Should I go to my own dr ...After a fall 2 weeks ago in my home, my upper lip needed 5 stitches outside, and 5 inside ...
 

How long does it take for the stitches to dissolve in mouth?

on the 20th of December. I had the outside stitches taken out but the inside still remain. How long will it take for the stitches to dissolve in mouth and how should I care for the inside of my mouth? ...
 

Persisting dissoluble stitches, deep cut on chin, stitches protruding out. When will they come off?

hasn t the stitches dissolved and would it actually loosen and come undone before dropping off? And how ... dissolvable stitches to close the laceration. I was advised that the stitches would dissolve on its own ...
 

Outside stitches have fallen out, inside ones not yet dissolved. How long does it take to dissolve stitches inside mouth?

to dissolve on their own. They have not as yet. How long does it usually take for stitches inside the mouth ...After a bicycle fall two weeks ago, my upper lip needed two stitches outside and four on the inside ...
 

Child had Tonsil and Adenoid removed. No stitches. has difficulty taking and eating. Healing time?

Dr. Bhatti, On the 23rd of Feb. my 10 yr old grandson had a tonsil & adenoid removal. Does he have stitches in the area of the procedure. If not, how did they do this surgery? I am trying to understand why ...
 

Laceration on corner of the mouth, stitches, bleeding. When can stitches be removed?

there too. How long do we wait to take ones on the outside out? ...My husband had a laceration to the corner of his mouth and had 8 stitches on the inside and 10 ...
 

Whne will the stitches for a Bartholin cyst marsupialization dissolve?

over the stitches (that s why it s hardened), and how long until they will completely dissolve? ...I had a bartholin cyst marsupialization and have dissolvable stitches. I am almost 6 weeks post ...
 

What could be the time taken by the stitches to dissolve?

stitch to dissolve. It is very uncomfortable. The doctor initially said it would take 5 days. Now he says ...Hi, I had a growth removed from the tip of my tongue. After surgery the doctor stitched ...
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What causes swollen tonsil?

earlier. I wish to know, is it because of ear or tonsil infection or something else? I am taking medicine for last 4 days...and there is only little improvement.... how long it will take to resolve completely ...
 

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 ...
 

Had surgery for uterine cancer. Red, flat, itching bumps after taking Motrin. Taking Benadryl and Prednisone. Is it a reaction to dissolving internal stitches?

required. Just after my 3rd week post-op I started itching, on March 5; which was my last day of taking ... that many women had the same problem as their XXXXXXX stitches began to dissolve and absorb. Is it possible ...
 

Had surgery for gall bladder removal. Stitched uneven. Feels pain. Could this cause problem?

are not even as well? Could this cause him problems? How long does this kind of procedure realistically take ...I have a friend who had his gallbladder removed about 3 Weeks ago. A few days after that I rushed ...
 

Reversal of vasectomy, swollen testicle, oozing from stitches, testicle pain. Is everything okay?

to eat well. About 5 years ago I had a vasectomy but after a divorce and re-marriage I decided to have ... opted to remain awake during the procedure, because of this I was able to know pretty much exactly how ...
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I got dissolvable stitches on my lip this monday and today is wend. How many more days until the stitches are gone?
The dissolvable stitches do get weak and come out on their own after a week or 10 days. Do not try to remove these earlier as that might cause gaping of the wound.
 
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?
Hi, 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. Best wishes, Dr Sudhir Kumar MD DM
 
gave birth about 4 weeks ago one stich ever since after birth i been taking miralax and using Preparation H its been about a week and still hurts
Hello It should not hurt for this long. It suggests infection. Local area examination and if necessary culture and sensitivity testing of the stitch area will be necessary, Regards Dr. Srikanth Reddy
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