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Unread 11-20-2007, 06:22 PM
Hysterectomy dates Nov 05-Nov 12,2007

Hi Sharon,
My dr. also told me two weeks for a bath. It probably depends on what all you had done and how. I think the biggest worry about taking a bath too soon is infection.
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Unread 11-20-2007, 08:31 PM
Hysterectomy dates Nov 05-Nov 12,2007

Thanks for the note Tulip...I am trying to be positive and never expected such a heavy clear watery discharge and never knew the top of my vagina would be open...I had a TAH. It sounds like it is healing by what you describe and that makes me feel better...so again thanks and I will let you know how it goes. Big hugs to you for responding!
Unread 11-20-2007, 10:32 PM
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If anyone out there had a vaginal hyster, please let me know if you bleed a little bit when the stitches start to dissolve. Also I have lots of cramping too. I am into my 8th day since surgery. Thanks Much!
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Unread 11-21-2007, 01:40 AM
Hysterectomy dates Nov 05-Nov 12,2007

had TAH on monday 12th and mostly doing well - have not had any complications - so really grateful! only niggle is that every 2nd day seem to go fuzzy and brain dead and so tired! can't predict this but need to rest extra on these days. but rest is NOT a bad thing. am enjoying the time off.
love to all and keep focused on your own reocvery and REST!
love from South Africa
Unread 11-21-2007, 06:24 AM
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good morning
wow this whole recovery process is quite challenging.One day tons of energy next day cant get out of bed.Ive been experiecing some numbness in my leg.But generally think im improving.Taking less pain meds .Finding it difficult to get comfortable at night.My bodys in shock from all this do nothing ness
Unread 11-21-2007, 06:42 AM
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I'm relieved that I have not had any more clear watery fluid from my vagina! So far it's just yellow with red tinge. Having trouble falling asleep at night though and I think it's because I can't do much right now. I'm doing dishes and light duties as I can but I agree with you cidwolf, this "do nothing ness" is a shock to the body! I try to keep focusing on how I'll feel when all this is over!
Unread 11-21-2007, 07:05 AM
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ty j mary 56
i am also keeping in mind that i may now be able to have a life.Looking forward to seeing what i can do in those missing 7 days of the month.ive had more than my share of couch time.sure my boss will appreciate less absentism
Unread 11-21-2007, 07:06 AM
Pumpkin Pies or Prunes??

The feeling okay one day and crummy the next is not fun. Today I thought I would clean and make pumpkin pies but this morning I woke with vaginal pain and really constipated. I just drank some Milk of Magnesia and ate a handful of prunes. Yesterday I drove for the first time and was a nervous wreck to the point of almost crying. I'm hoping to be able to get back to my real estate clients next week but I just never know if I'm going to have a good day or bad day when I wake up. I've developed a deeper appreciation for my husband because he is just has been so understanding of this roller coaster okay one day crummy the next day feelings. I've not had any what I would consider bad days for a long time but just uncomfortable. I will just be so happy to feel NORMAL again!
Unread 11-21-2007, 02:06 PM
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Just got back from my post-op appointment, and the Dr says I'm doing great! He feels that the relaxation & guided imagery exercises and listening to music during the surgery made a real difference in how my surgery went and how I'm healing. Yay! So all that reading, running around trying to find the right music CD to listen to, taking supplements, & doing my relaxation/imagery exercises was worth it! I can swim now, which I'm so glad about. I still have a little pain when I walk around too much, & towards the end of the day, but it's getting better each day. Any sisters that are still hurting a lot, try sending positive & healing vibes to your surgery site (along with your medication if you need it)--I swear it helps!!

I hope all sisters and their families have a happy Thanskgiving, and just know that next Thanksgiving we'll feel muuuuuch better than we do now!
Unread 11-21-2007, 02:20 PM
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I have my Post Op appointment on Friday. I am feeling pretty good and I'm glad to see others are too. I feel so much lighter! My pain when I urinate seems to be going away on it's own. I will discuss with doctor. Hope you all have a Happy Thanksgiving.

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