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Is it bad to smoke weed when you have stitches

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Is smoking recommendable with mouth stitch?

I was wondering if you can smoke with stitches in your mouth? because I don t want to get ... and I was wondering if anything bad would happen if I smoke? ...
 

Carpel tunnel, surgery done, stitches present, pain on pressing. Okay to trim stitches?

are a bit long and when I acidently hit one of the strands it hurts bad. Can I trim them just a bit so ...HI DR., I have 5 stitches in my left hand from Carpal tunnel release surgery 8 days ago ...
 

When shall i remove the stitch in my wound?

, although very badly. I went to the ER and had the wound properly cleaned and stitched up. I was prescribed with antibiotics and had a tetanus shot. It s been 7 days since the incident and I was wondering when would ...
 

What is the treatment for pain in leg after stitches in knee?

Had stitches in my knee about 2-3 months ago.... I was cut with glass throwing out the trash, I m still having lots of pain and when I gold my leg on top of the other I can feel a ball under the skin ...
 

Solution for Stitch mark

i am 20yr old and stay in Mumbai I had a stitch mark on my forehead which is rarely noticeable as it happen when i fall down 4m the stairs when i was 2yr old But still i want 2 remove it off from my face ...
 

How to remove stitch marks ?

my wife is 23 yr old and stay in gwalior she had a stitch mark on her forehead which is rarely noticeable as it happen when she fall down 4m the stairs when she was 4yr old But still she want 2 remove ...
 

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 ... after my op i can smoke? I am well aware of the fact ishouldnt smoke but unfortunately i do? Thankyou ...
 

Can hookah be smoked after removal of wisdom teeth with stitches healed?

if i could smoke a hookah by now. all my stitches are gone and i almost have a full range of motion on my jaw. It is a bit tense when i try sticking my tongue out all the way. but the holes are almost ...
 

Child bleeding after cutting lower lip. Will he need stitches?

my baby brother (4 years old) hit the wooden chair and he got a cut in his mouth and its not so bad.then right under his lower lip ,he got a deep cut and my mother said its because when he fell he bit through ...
 

Have loose stitches in ankle causing an open hole. Should I worry of infection?

. The hole seems clean. I noticed when i cover it with guass it get s this brown fluid. I went to my doctors today and he said that he was stitch up today in surgery and clean it with saline . Im wondering ...
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What causes skin around stitches to turn black?

The skin around my stitches is black. This was a very bad fall and a 7" laceration under the knee cap. I can't tell if this is dried blood or something worse. It is slightly warm. I have no feeling ...
 

Is it mandatory to have stitches when pressure comes on the part of delivery point?

Hello Doctor, History: TWINS and 5th month of pregancy Is that mandatory to have stiches when pressure comes on the part of delivery point. [I meant to say the out way for baby ] And generally when ...
 

Can opening up of stitches after arthroscopic surgery lead to an infection?

a bath my hand slipped on some water and I slammed my knee into the floor busting all the stitches ... of the week after. I guess my question is am I doing this right ? How bad is this? Should I be worried about ...
 

Can i remove bandages post appendix removal inspite of having dissolvable stitches?

. I dont have any pain except a bit when i move, now is it ok for me to take my bandages off? As they are dissolvable stitches. Also can i have sex, and if not sex then can i masturbate? ...
 

Did colonoscopy and biopsy of anus. Stitches hurt. Will I get any infection?

Hi! Last Friday I had a colonoscopy and a biopsy taken from my anus! My dr put stitches in. I'm afraid because it is still hurting like hell not only when I sit but also when i lie down and especially ...
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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 ??
Hi, 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.
 
I got dissolvable stitches on my lip this monday and today is thursday. How many more DAYYS until the stitches are gone?can i eat anything when they fall off?
Hello, Thanks for the query to H.C.M. Forum. Usually call as cat gut suture and these dissolve within 7-10 days depending upon the size of ( diameter) of suture. Even you can eat now , at once as 5 days passed. Good luck. Dr. HET
 
ive had 3 stitches on my temple 4 days ago. the wound is almost closed. when can I remove the stitches and how can I treat the swelling on the wound. is it fine
sutures on the scalp can usually be removed after 5-7days,depending on wound condition...the swelling usually subside with the given anti inflammatory agents.nothing to worry.meanwhile keep the area pretty clean and dry.avoid excess sweating. hope you find this information usefull.wishing you a fast recovery.thank you.
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