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Red lump episiotomy

Premium Questions

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 end ... View answer

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

Dear Doctor, As always thanks for your earlier advice.As you might be aware I delivered baby normally on 13th April, however I have been not comfortable since then. Recently I contracted fever on 23rd(around 100 Deg F),... 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

enough and baby's heartbeat started slowing down, Doctor decided to go for episiotomy . As its now 5 days since episiotomy was performed, she still has very bad pain in the area. Now she is even unable to... 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 stitches. She is taking Meftal Forte tablets at the moment but that isn't very releiving. Could you please ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Manisha Jain ( OBGYN)

Public Forum Discussions

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 has... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kinjalkumar H Patel MD

I am 51, noticed a lump( very lumpy) where episiotomy scar is. Hurts during and after intercourse. Wasn t like this years ago,probably growing scar tissue or what? What could it be? ( no menapause ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kinjalkumar H Patel ( 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 partum... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Parth Goswami ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Vasudha Jayant Athavale MD

I had an episiotomy and the stitches have all come out. It has healed apart from a small wound on the perinium. I have a bright red skin tag that seems to be coming out of that wound. It stings when I pee ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vasudha Jayant Athavale ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Vjollce Mbiarra MD

I had a vaginal birth just over 12 weeks ago there was a slight tear as well as an appesiotomy. They stiched up the appesiotomy but not the tear. The tear is about 1/2 cm long and still sore and very red ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vjollce Mbiarra ( OBGYN)

Mobile Questions and Answers

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. 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 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...