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Will a episiotomy wound be affected by a cough?

hi I gave birth to my baby 2 weeks ago.Had episiotomy. I had common cold 1 week before the delivery ,it's getting better but I still have cough. does the cough affect my episiotomy wound? do I have a risk of opening the wound because of the cough? thank you.
Thu, 9 Oct 2014
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Welcome to healthcare Magic.

I have gone through your query and Would like to reply in detail as follows:

1. No.

2. It wont be affected by cough

I hope your doubt is clarified. Let me know if you wish any other information.

Regards,
Dr. Mahesh
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Will a episiotomy wound be affected by a cough?

Hello, Welcome to healthcare Magic. I have gone through your query and Would like to reply in detail as follows: 1. No. 2. It wont be affected by cough I hope your doubt is clarified. Let me know if you wish any other information. Regards, Dr. Mahesh