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Dissolving stitches discharge

Premium Questions

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I had arm lift surgery 6 weeks ago and my doctor used dissolvable stitches. What can I do to help my body dissolve the stitches quicker? ...

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later that there are still stitches at the top of my vagina? If so, is it a permanent thing, or would be slower to dissolve than the rest that have already dissolved? I'm getting a bit of discharge, mostly ...

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Could I be having an allergic reaction to dissolvable stitches? I had a laparascopic hysterectomy ... to be to something else that was still in my system.....the dissolvable stitches. This came to me because when my son ...

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Dissolvable stitch stuck in throat after wisdom tooth extraction . This is the only problem from the surgery. What can I do to help get rid of it? ...

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congestion, numbness , itchy face but no pain. Can they remove the stitches and replace with non dissolving ...I’ve had allergic reaction to internal stitches which resulted to large scars and discoloration ...

Public Forum Discussions

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, dissolvable stitches were put in place as I was flying overseas and the sinus was exposed. Now, 4 weeks later, my dossolvable stitches are still in place and seem to be surrounded by a white gooey substance. When ...

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I had surgery five and a half weeks ago and i have one disolvable stitch that won t come out/dissolve. I am nervous it needs to be removed. Should i have a doctor remove it or is it normal for it to take ...

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and forth......I wanna know how I can tell if me stitching is infected? And what I can continue to do to heal faster.....how long do theytake to dissolve???                                                                   ...

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My daughter had to get 4 stitches in her forehead just above her right eyebrow about a month ago. 3 were external stitches and she had 1 internal stitch that was suppose to dissolve, but it still hasn ...

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I had my wisdom tooth removed 6 says ago. Today I ate bread, now it looks like my dissolvable stitches have some food on the parts that are hanging out? What can I do to clean it off. I tried removing ...

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I was circumcised 5 weeks ago and still have over 1/2 of my stitches. Contacted my surgeon who will not remove them but tells me to let them dissolve. Is this normal or can I remove them myself? Can I speed up ...

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yes i fell flat on my face an split my bottom lip kinda straight down towards my lip line it happened on mothers day but how long will it take for the dissolvable stitches to dissolve completely ...

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a wound like that with dissolvable stitches in place? ...

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of the stitches are slowly dissolving but the stitches in/on my glands area don t seem to have really dissolved ... that the dissolvable stitches will ALL eventually fall out themselves, so reading two different sides ...

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I had a bartholin cyst marsupialization and have dissolvable stitches. I am almost 6 weeks post ... over the stitches (that s why it s hardened), and how long until they will completely dissolve? ...

Mobile Questions and Answers

doctor1 MD

It is just taking a little longer. If it takes more time to dissolve, there might be an underlying infection or pus collection.

doctor1 MD

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.

doctor1 MD

it will take a week for the stitches to dissolve. Till then you should not touch or pull them. Thank you