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Itchy stitches after giving birth

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Dr. Saddiq Ulabidin MD

Could I be having an allergic reaction to dissolvable stitches? I had a laparascopic hysterectomy ... and after many months I developed an allergy and started itching all over. He said to try it, so fine ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saddiq Ulabidin ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.    Arif N Khan MD

i was stitched back in nov after giving birth to my daughter but not knowing that the stitches shouldnt be taken out or that it was dissolvable, i cut the string thinking it had fully... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Arif N Khan ( OBGYN)
Dr. Sanjay Kumar Kanodia MD

I had a small mole removed from my side about 4 days ago... Is it normal for it to itch really bad inside my body around the stitches ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sanjay Kumar Kanodia ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Sameer Kumar MD

Gave birth on 5/30/2016. Prior to giving birth, I was given an epidural and the surgeon made an incision in the vaginal area. I am in pain in that area and the stiches are not healing. How do I take... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sameer Kumar ( OBGYN)
Dr. Rakhi Tayal MD

I gave birth 5 XXXXXXX at 31 weeks. I had premature rupture of membranes .it was via normal ... stitches are hurting alot . The pain is getting worse rather than better and painkillers not helping ? What ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakhi Tayal ( OBGYN)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Sanjay Kumar Kanodia MD

Hi, I had surgery on my knee 4 days ago, I now have 3 cuts all with stiches in, which are covered by dressing plasters... They are very itchy and feel tight, I know that s normal in the healing process, but I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sanjay Kumar Kanodia ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Abhijeet Sangade MD

hi doctor I have stitches after my baby girl birth how do I know when its healing ??what sign does it give ??or it don t ? and yeah another help what can help the bruise???? I have some bruises... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Abhijeet Sangade ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.      Honey Arora MD

Hi I am wondering if you ould plz give me some advice, i ad an op 11 days ago and te wound/stiches av become infected, i went 2c my dr on monday and he gave me some antibiotics however, it sems ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Honey Arora ( Dentist)
Dr.   S. Samanta MD

hi i was c section in jan 2012 after that i have problem in my stitches my GP said you have ... at that place i have gas problem also plz sir give me suggestion what can i do please. ... View answer

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Dr.  Padmaja MD

to be disappointed after spending a lot on these. Could you please tell me the best way to get rid of that stitches ... years) and therefore stitches were put onto my forehead to fix the injury. Now I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Padmaja ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Ramadevi Wani MD

You need not worry. Some types of stitches take time to get absorbed. Sine it is already three weeks this stitch thread removed is not going to affect healing of episiotomy wound.

Dr. Jignesh Gorasia MD

Usually stitches are removed after a week or so...

Dr.   Srikanth Reddy MD

Hello It should not hurt for this long. It suggests infection. Local area examination and if necessary culture and sensitivity testing of the stitch area will be necessary, Regards Dr. Srikanth Reddy