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Dr. Polash Sannigrahi MD

Hi, I had my second baby nearly 5 months ago and had an episiotomy . When it was healing the scar was very bumpy and itchy. It went away and didn't think much of it but out of no where a lump at the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Polash Sannigrahi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Aarti Abraham MD

boils near my lower parts adjacent to stitches I have also attached the photographs here. She also changed the antibiotic to Moxclav. I also have pain in my lower abdomen and burning sensation when I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Aarti Abraham ( OBGYN)
Dr. Manisha Jain MD

Hi doc my wife gave birth to our first wife 20 days back She gave birth normally but doctor cut her vagina during deliver laterally dont know whether medially too now she is feeling gap between her anus and vagina is very... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Manisha Jain ( OBGYN)
Dr.  Richa Agarwal MD

since episiotomy was performed, she still has very bad pain in the area. Now she is even unable to sit ... if it is common to have such bad pain after 5-6 days in case of episiotomy. Also, it... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Richa Agarwal ( OBGYN)
Dr. Manisha Jain MD

Hello, My wife had delivery on last friday and has been having serious pain around the episiotomy ... suggest a better pain killer for this if any? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Manisha Jain ( OBGYN)

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Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani MD

I have discovered a lump on my episiotomy scar, about the size of a pea. It s pretty painful. Is this normal? I gave birth 4 weeks ago and the scar seemed to be healing well, but now this lump... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Parth Goswami MD

with a little lump or hard tissue afterwards. So am thinking maybe may episiotomy scar is going to be the same. ...Hi, I had a episiotomy last June with 2 degree laceration. Now I m 8 week post... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Parth Goswami ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Sanjay Kumar Kanodia MD

Hi i had an Episiotomy 13 months ago with my first child. It healed well and I have had any pain from the scar but in the past 2 days it seems a little lump has appeared at the top of the scar ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sanjay Kumar Kanodia ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani MD

and metrogel for bacterial infection in last 3 weeks. Now I have a lump (pea to grape size) next to my episiotomy incision. Very painful....worried it could be abcess or blood clot. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.    Sharmila Bura MD

in horrible pain, hard to move/walk even sit at times, etc i looked it is bright red and swollen like crazy ...i had been in labor a month ago and had tore a bit.. i was in pain for a week or so when... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sharmila Bura ( Ayurveda Specialist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Lohit K MD

Hi, If any deep gap in seen then needs resuturing as this can lead to sinus formation and infection later. If only superficial gap of around 5mm with healed episiotomy wound then no need to worry. This will heal....

Dr.  Krunal Modi MD

Hello, Welcome dear. It may be due to improper care of episiotomy cut. there may be redness, discharge and some times pus with fever. Malaise and headache will be there. Please consult your gynecologist for...

Dr.  Krunal Modi MD

hello Welcome to HCM. Lump may be due to episiotomy incision and that site. There may be stitches infection and fluid filled lump. Inform your gynecologist and get the examination done. Take proper...