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Pain in lower abdomen, after operation - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hello..i am mrs.k AAAAAAA .i have been operated 2 years back..initially there used to be pain in lower the pain have been increased a lot..doctors are not responding so well..they say that there is infection in there any treatment for it? all the tests have been done and still there is no outcome.
Doctor :   Hi
User :   hello doctor gud evening
Doctor :   may i know why the surgery was done ?
Doctor :   please mention your age and occupation
User :   uterus and ovaries have been removed
User :   age-48 yrs, house wife
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   What i would advice you is to undergo a Ultrasound analysis
Doctor :   to know what exactly is the findings ?
User :   the surgery was done because there used to be pain in vagina
Doctor :   also may i know what was the diagnosis , was it fibroids ?
User :   ultrasound analysis have been done. reports are normal. moreover its normal in mri analysis
User :   my doctor said that the uterus was dirty. after operation she was not able to give any reason
Doctor :   and when was the last time you was seen by ur doctor ?
User :   in april..last year
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   can you tell me if you have any same symptoms now ?
User :   now i have been instructed to undergo physio therapy for 1 month
User :   no its not same. before operation, pain was it is unaffordable
Doctor :   can u describe me the pain ?
User :   there is continuous pain inside all time..its there even while sleeping,sitting..i am unable to describe it in words
Doctor :   do u have pain at the surgical site as well ?
User :   yes at the same place
Doctor :   in that case the issue is scar tenderness
User :   plz sir give me ur opinion..i really need it
User :   can u plz tell me whats scar tenderness and whts the treatment for it?
Doctor :   scars are the repaired structure folloing surgery
Doctor :   the site of your surgery needs to be examined if there is any weakness in it
User :   wht shud i do then?
Doctor :   you need to get yourself examined by your surgeon to rule the scar weakness
Doctor :   scar weakness and tenderness could be due to poor healing of the surgical site
User :   i have consulted some other doctors and they said dat may b nerves have been stretched or there is infection in surgical site
User :   plz tell me the treatment for scar tenderness
Doctor :   there is a need to a relook into the surgical site , either by laparoscopy
Doctor :   or open surgery
User :   i wud also like to know dat its good to consume calciums tabs
Doctor :   yes
User :   there is not treatment wid medicines? it necessary to again go for surgery?
Doctor :   calcium tabs are good in the menopausal women
Doctor :   sorry, the scar tendeness is a surgical condition
Doctor :   and it cannot be treated with oral medications
User :   can there be any other reason for such pain?
Doctor :   in case there is an infection, a course of antibiotics can help to resolve the infection and reduce the pain
User :   can u suggest antibiotics?
Doctor :   Sorry, i cannot prescribe antibiotics online as it would be illlegal
User :   atleast there shud be 90 % chance dat i wil get fine by again surgery...
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   a surgery with placement of a mesh to stabilise the surgical site will be helpful
User :   oh..i was unaware of that..sorry
User :   is there any risk to again go for surgery?
Doctor :   are u there ?
User :   but m really scared to again go for surgery..the previous surgery have troubled me a lot..m still unable to get out of it

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