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Stitches burning after surgery

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What causes pain in the stitch site after a bypass surgery?

My mom had a bypass surgery . her bp and heartrate are all fine. but there is an issue with her stitches. they have been removed since 4 months. her wound has recovered but there is a burning sensation ...
 

Is it better to go for stitching & keep wound closed after tooth surgery?

immediately. Presently it bleeds & puss is coming after getting up in the morning. My query is regarding post ... doctor is in favour of stitching the place. It has created a confusion so I am writing this letter ...
 

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Undergone tubectomy surgery after having miscarriage. Surgery stitches are healed, but have bleeding. Normal?

I am 35 yrs old and recently a week back, I have undergone tubectomy surgery after having miscarriage . Now my surgery stitches have been healed, but I am getting light bleeding. Is this normal ...
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Stitches in lower lip after falling down. Numbness after removal of stitches. Is it permanent?

Hello Dr . I did a surgery to my lip because i lost my blood pressure at the morning and fall on the ground , they did stitch my lower lip from inside and outside , now is after one week , they removed ...
 

Are burning stitches after having carpel tunnel release surgery normal?

restated. Today I used my hand a lot with my brace and now tonight the stitches really burn. I see my surgeon in 2 days to take the stitches out. Should I be worried about the burning? I feel good other wise ...
 

Is it to be concerned about the swelling in the stitches after surgery?

Dear Sir , I have undergone a pyloplasty surgery of my left renal pelvis ureter near left kidney since last 23 days through an eft abdominal cut of about 6 inches , Now I observed a visible swelling ...
 

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

Hi, I had a growth removed from the tip of my tongue. After surgery the doctor stitched it with vicryl .5. He did two stitches - one internally and the other on the surface of my tongue. After two ...
 

Allergic reaction in stitches after hand surgery. White stuff coming from stitches. Relief with Nystatin

reaction to the stitches as thick hard white stuff was in the stitch holes after were removed & washed 24 ... hand & down deep also & parts of stitches keep coming out. My doctor said to leave it alone after he ...
 

How long will it take for the stitches to dissolve after surgery?

I had emergency surgery to remove my appendix it was open surgery the stitches are dissolvable how long before they disolve? Also my external stitches have tape over them when does this come off my ...
 

What to do if stitch after a surgery opens up?

NMy son 26 yes old had hand surgery what they thought was ganglion cyst but was no the removed 5 layers of infection and stitched him up 1 hour surgery. One week later after seeing Dr yesterday today ...
 

Have a scar on skin. Surgery and stitches suggested. What to do?

hi Doctor, i have fallen down and a mark came on my leg, I went to the doctor and he told me that i can get it off and do some stitches on it. But after a couple of weeks the mark came back again. I ...
 

How to treat a cyst caused due to stitches after a cut?

/cyst ?? above the stitches on my wrist. What is this? What can be done other than surgery? ...Hello: I cut my wrist from a broken coffee cup. At the Urgent Care the doctor gave me five stitches ...
 

Can stitches get infected?

Yes, hello My 2 years old son, last night went to the hospital after a fall and he got stiches on his chin, and two on the inside of his bottom lip. Today on the inside of the lips I see some kind ...
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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 had correctove jaw surgery 8 days ago and some of my stitches already fell out. What should i do, if anything
Hello!You dont have to do anything. 8 days is long enough to remove the stitches from the head area (it heals really quick). Quite often some stitches fell out. It simply means that this stitches are not needed anymore. Regards.
 
I had an operation 3 weeks ago and was told i had dissolvable stitches, and the stitches are still there. is this normal? this was keyhole surgery.
If the stitches are present in toto, I would recommend getting them removed even if they are absorb-able ones. They can cause infections.
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