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Surgical wound dehiscence

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Dr. Ronald Schubert MD

My son had testiscular trusion surgery. After about a week, the cut came open right in the middle about an inch long. It has bled for 6 days but the bleeding is getting better. No other symptoms. What should we do? View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ronald Schubert ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Mukund Savaskar MD

I recently had a sixth foot surgery done and even after my Doctor had it completely closed the wound dehissed and now we can't get it to close. I need to work and can't until I figure out what ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mukund Savaskar ( General Surgeon)
Dr.           Kakkar S. MD

along one of the scars . There appears to be a white colored material in the middle of the wound ... attaching a picture of the wound. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Praveen Tayal MD

Hi i has a culture test come back from A surgical back wound laminecteomy L2 to L6 that has dehiscence 7 weeks after surgery. The results were many WBC - heavy growth of mixed Bacteria and moderate ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Ramadevi Wani MD

3 weeks ago I had total hysterectomy with bladder suspension....about 1 week after surgery I felt something in opening of vagina.....I took mirror and looked and vaginal cuff in resting at vaginal opening..also sutures in... View answer

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Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

. and is it common to have yet another wound dehiscence after the revision surgery to close the first one? ...i had surgery nov 26 for adhesion removal. after the surgical glue came off, one of my... View answer

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

i had a c section 7 weeks ago and at the fifth week it started to come open in a couple of places and had a foul iv done two rounds of anti bionics and its just getting worse i have a couple of abscess and they are telling... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Nupur K ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

I had my baby a month ago, and I had a episiotomy. Last week I noticed that it opened back up. I don t really have time to go to the ob department because I ve already started working and my dr. doesn t feel comfortable... View answer

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

My 81 yo mother had a spinal surgery that dehisced in October. She has had wound care, a negative ... about 4-6 Tablespoons per day. The bottom of the wound as looks to me like it is beginning to... View answer

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

I ve had most of the symptoms of SSCD (Semicircular Canal Dihisence) for the past year or more. Autophony and vertigo being the main ones. I get vertigo when I strain the slightest bit, cough or sneeze. Also when I hum at... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Paparaja S ( ENT Specialist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar MD

This definitely requires a doctor examination. Please get this examined, it sounds like dehiscence which is an acute problem.

Dr. Klerida Shehu MD

I recommend contacting a surgeon for a surgical preparation of the wound.

Dr. Arun MD

apply steroidal cream to the wound. it may be keloid.