HysterSisters Hysterectomy Support and Information
HysterSisters Hysterectomy Support Tutorial

Go Back   Hysterectomy HysterSisters > Hysterectomy Support Posts > Hysterectomy Recovery (post hysterectomy)

HysterSisters answers for your Hysterectomy Questions With free registration, you can ask and answer questions in our HYSTERECTOMY forum community, get free booklets, access Hysterectomy Checkpoints and more. You are not alone. The HysterSisters are here for you. Join us today!


Removal of Scar Tissue on Vaginal Cuff Removal of Scar Tissue on Vaginal Cuff

Thread Tools
Unread 06-01-2009, 11:04 PM
Removal of Scar Tissue on Vaginal Cuff

I had a three month follow-up appt with the surgeon today (total abdominal hysterectomy with mid-line incision) and had scar tissue removed in the office. Something called "mo cells" was used. When I got home, there was a lot of bleeding and brown discharge. Has anyone else had this?

Thanks in advance!

Unread 06-03-2009, 03:55 PM
Re: Removal of Scar Tissue on Vaginal Cuff

I had tissue removed on the cuff and a silver nitrate treatment and there was discharge and discomfort for a few days. The doctor called mine granulation. I am not familiar with "mo cells". I wonder if both problems are the same?

Hope you feel better soon.

Unread 06-04-2009, 07:32 AM
Re: Removal of Scar Tissue on Vaginal Cuff

From reading posts here I understand there is some other substance besides silver nitrate that can be used to remove scar tissue. Perhaps that's what you had?

Anyway, lots of sisters report the granulation/scar tissue. Some find the treatment quite uncomfortable, whereas others don't find it bad at all. Why don't you do a search for "silver nitrate" or "granulation" or "scar tissue." I think you'll see some threads that should address your concerns.

HysterSisters Free Hysterectomy Booklet
What 350,000 Women Know About Hysterectomy with 50 pages of information, helpful tips and hints as you prepare and recover from hysterectomy through an organized timeline.

Thread Tools

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
From This Forum From Other Forums
2 Replies, Last Reply 01-07-2011, Started By sierrajazz
4 Replies, Last Reply 09-15-2010, Started By ubholy2
5 Replies, Last Reply 06-07-2010, Started By Mishy4
8 Replies, Last Reply 02-10-2009, Started By cds010203
3 Replies, Last Reply 04-28-2006, Started By cutie_putie96
1 Reply, Last Reply 05-24-2005, Started By talkqueen
2 Replies, Last Reply 09-12-2004, Started By Poofy
10 Replies, Last Reply 05-16-2004, Started By steffer
3 Replies, Last Reply 07-27-2002, Started By campcoss
1 Reply, Last Reply 07-25-2002, Started By djcodyblue
1 Reply, Last Reply 09-30-2001, Started By sciaccaAZ
5 Replies, The Road Less Traveled
12 Replies, Pelvic Floor and Bladder Issues
2 Replies, The Road Less Traveled
7 Replies, Separate Surgeries
2 Replies, The Road Less Traveled
2 Replies, The Road Less Traveled
4 Replies, Preparing for Hysterectomy (pre hysterectomy)
4 Replies, The Road Less Traveled
5 Replies, Preparing for Hysterectomy (pre hysterectomy)

Hysterectomy News

April 26,2015


Almost Half Of Americans Are Incorrect Or Don't Know What A Hysterectomy Is(*),...
The creators of Hysterectomy.org, a new online resource for women that's dedicated to a familiar but often misunderstood ... News Archive


Calendar - Hysterectomies - Birthdays

Request Information

I am a HysterSister


Featured Story - All Stories - Share Yours


Your Hysterectomy Date

CUSTOMIZE Your Browsing  


Featured Videos

Dr. Ellen Wilson answers questions about pap smears aft...

Dr. Ellen Wilson answers questions about yearly checkup...

Dr. Mollie Cartwright answers questions about emotional...

Dr. Mini answers question: Will sex be different follow...

HysterSisters App Store Android app on Google Play