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Is a little pus normal after stitches

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Have stitches on testicles. Pus coming out after sex. Normal? Remedy?

Stitches. At my testicles. Many. Years. Ago. Pus. Is. Coming. Out. After. Sex. Is. It. Normal. What. To. Do ...
 

What causes pain in stitches after normal delivery?

I gave birth 5 XXXXXXX at 31 weeks. I had premature rupture of membranes .it was via normal ... stitches are hurting alot . The pain is getting worse rather than better and painkillers not helping ? What ...
 

What causes finger to swell and numbness after stitches?

Hi, I got a cut on my index finger yesterday, which required 6 stitches to close. The finger is now swollen and numb...is that normal..it has a dressing on it, so i cant see the stitched area. i have been ...
 

Suggest treatment for red painful itchy knee area after removing stitches

I had stitches removed from my knee today and it's red, painful, itchy and there is pus. ...
 

Stitches done on head after injury. Concave dent appeared. Is this normal?

I had 30 stitches in my head after a fall a few months ago, and there is now a concave dent in my head where I had the stitches. Is this normal? I never had x-rays after the fall, however I have ...
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Thyroid surgery, pus oozing out of stitches

Hi I had thyroid surgery over a week ago and now have about 10 stitches in my neck . The stitches have look pretty good. Untill today! This morning I have a little of puss coming out of the stitches ...
 

Yellow pus ball on the stitches, throbbing pain with bruising. Normal?

it and I was wondering if that is normal.. Also innitialy my pain subsided within the first two days after ...I got stitches on my leg near my ankle two weeks ago, the doctor put four dissolving stitches ...
 

What causes yellowish white pus from stitches?

a little yellowish white pus in two of the stitches ,is it normal ...i had a surgery for pilonidal sinus on 30th may , yesterday my stitches pained allot and i got ...
 

What is the pulsating sensation in the area of stitches on finger after an injury?

Hi im 19 & I got stitches on Thursday from opening a can of tuna with my hands -_- & I cut my ring nd middle finger nd got 7 stitches on my ring finger nd 4 on my middle :( but on my ring finger ...
 

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 ...
 

What causes pain at the site of cesarean delivery stitches?

old. First delivery was normal. I am still having pain in the stomach near stitches and my skin ... to prevent this? Heaviness/little pain after touching there is on the right hand side. ...
 

How long does it take for butterfly stitches to fall off?

were taken out on Wednesday (after 14 days) and the doctor put on butterfly stitches. I see there is a little blood under the butterfly stitches. He said the butterfly stitches would fall off by themselves ...
 

Got stitches on hand cut. Puss coming out after removing stitches. Worrisome

made around 8 to 9 stitches on my wound. till stitches removal my hand was OK, after removal of stitches puss coming. he gave me antibiotic after seeking puss(not before). now possition is very bad, my ...
 

Had cesarean. Noticed redness and pus oozing out of stitch. Safe to apply antibiotic cream?

. After 2.5 months a little pus is coming and stiches are still red. Is this normal ? No pain was there for last 2 months but now when pus is coming little pain is there. Should I buy and apply antibiotic cream ...
 

Underwent surgery on penis for Abscess. Noticed cyst like formation around the stitches. Normal?

after the surgery and I started to notice small cyst like formation around the stitches and when I press ... and became painful and full of Pus. When I went to the doctor for check up , the doctor mentioned its Abscess ...
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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.
 
What does white skin next to recent stitches indicate?
Hi If there is no pain at the stitches site and fever,do not worry. Sometimes,the area of stitches get infected. Then,there will be oozing of pus. Just white skin near recent stitches is normal.It may come to normal skin size in course of time. Nothing to worry Wish you good health Regards
 
I had a finger laceration. Now I have seven dissolving stitches. I see like some puss and a little blood coming out. Is this normal?
Hi, Thanks for writing in HCM. If pus or pus like fluid is seen then you need to consult your doctor immediately. Infection of fingers can lead to stiffness and contracture development seriously affecting the dexterity of the hand. Regards
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