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Painful scar tissue postop tonsillectomy

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Dr.   Rajkishori Godhi MD

I am a 41 year old female, 4.5 days post-op tonsillectomy . My gums have been very swollen today and I find it difficult to open my mouth. I feel as if some of the scabs may have fallen off ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rajkishori Godhi ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Rhea Chanda MD

i had a breast uplift with implaqnts a year ago, on my right breast under the scar which runs from my nipple down it feels lumpy, there is no pain, could this be simple s scar tissue as its location ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rhea Chanda ( OBGYN)
Dr. Hari Charan Perigela MD

I had a lumpectomy 13 years ago. Scar tissue formed and has been quite painful over the years after ... as if there was something in it. When I self examine I notice nothing different. Can scar tissue be... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hari Charan Perigela ( General Surgeon)
Dr. T Chandrakant MD

is troubling me. Be it a scar or bands of scar tissue. I am feeling stinging pain and soreness, although ... for maybe 1-2 months more, as i am pretty confident that i am having pain in the scar/scar tissue.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Deepashree MD

Hi, I had a conflation tonsillectomy 13 days ago and aside from the fact that I bled a little today ... an open space and seems to be healing great. But the other side, I have what seems as a piece of tissue ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepashree ( ENT Specialist)

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Dr. Manu Wilfred MD

hello ... i am interrn studyin medicine ... m so embarrased to ask this ques.. im on my third day of postop tonsillectomy.. i m damn hungry and i wanna eat all the possible thngs.. so wat can eat ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Manu Wilfred ( ENT Specialist)
Dr.  Manjeth Kumar G MD

SCAR TISSUE. I have broken through scar tissue before, it hurts briefly then goes away. Not only did ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Manjeth Kumar G ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

Hi Dr . samuel :) I had a tonsillectomy December 2012 I had a couple of complications that followed ... after, but ever since then wen I eat I always seem to get blisters on the scar tissue, is that normal ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu MD

Tonsillectomy 17 days postop experiencing severely hard (to the touch & noticeably large looking ... much similar info posted by tonsillectomy patients or medical professionals ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Purva Patel MD

Yes I had tonsillectomy back in 2005 and hemorrhaged. I have this constant feeling of extra tissue ... study and I have heard everything from it bring foreign tissue to it being ligual tonsils, uvula... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Purva Patel ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Abubakar Siddiqh MD

yes.its normal, due to mucosal edema of tissues of throat.

Dr.  Shahid Hassan MD

Hi, go for tonsillectomy. Thanks

Dr.  Satvinder Bakshi MD

Well, that depends on the place and expertise of the surgeon operating. thanks