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Stitches after giving birth coming out after 4 days

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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.
 
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
 
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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