10 mths post op problem? | HysterSisters
HysterSisters Hysterectomy Support and Information
Advertising Info HysterSisters Hysterectomy Support Tutorial

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


HysterSisters.com is a massive online community with over 475,000 members and over 5 million posts.

Our community is filled with women who have been through the Hysterectomy experience providing both advice and support from our active members and moderators.

HysterSisters.com is located at 111 Peter St, Toronto, Canada, M5V2H1 and is part of the VerticalScope network of websites.

With free registration, you can ask and answer questions in our HYSTERECTOMY forum community, get our FREE BOOKLET, access Hysterectomy Checkpoints and more.

You are not alone. The HysterSisters are here for you. Join us today!
join HysterSisters for hysterectomy resources and support
Reply

10 mths post op problem? 10 mths post op problem?

Thread Tools
  #1  
Unread 12-04-2003, 08:27 AM
10 mths post op problem?

Hi ladies

I am 10 months post op today (Dec4th) TAH/BSO, that has been filled with complications and a very difficult recovery.
I'm wondering if anyone out there can tell me if they have encountered a similar concern.
I was goofing around with one of the hockey teams I coach, and well I was sitting down with my back against the wall, reached up, grabbed the bars and lifted my body weight off the bench...(kids thought I couldn't do it..lol). Anyhow when I lifted myself...I felt/heard this popping sound coming from my lower left side...it hurt like a son of a gun. Well that was on Sunday it's now Thursday and I am back to needing a large amount of pain killers (Tylenol #3's) and it almost feels like that old endo pain...right about where my left ovary would have been.
I have been using heat and pain killers waiting for some relief but getting none. I know everyone is going to suggest calling the Dr. and I probably should, but I was kind of curious if anyone else can relate or provide any insight.
I could not have possibly done any damage at 10 mths out? I have a friend who is worried I may have some bleeding internally....but I can't see that being possible? After my hyst. I suffered massive internal bleeding and was rushed back to the OR and opened up again, I also required 2 blood transfusions 3 units the first time (Feb 5) two units the second time on Feb 10th.
I contracted a number of infections including and ecoli that has damaged my bladder and kidneys ( have had 2 surgeries and 2 cystoscopes since June for that)..it took 11 and a half weeks for my incision to close...bottom line..I am sick to death of Dr.s and I would do anything not to have to go see one..my GYN is over an hr and half away, and my GP and I no longer see eye to eye.
Sorry to go on so long, but I would really appreciate it if anyone had a similar instance they could share with me.

Thanks so much
Lisa
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2  
Unread 12-04-2003, 08:47 AM
10 mths post op problem?

If I were you I would call your immediately. If you heard a popping noise and are feeling enough pain for pain meds - your best bet is a check up and a doctor call.

Hope all is okay - but it is better to call and be safe...than sorry later. Let us know.
  #3  
Unread 12-04-2003, 11:22 AM
10 mths post op problem?

You need to call the doctor. You've been in pain now since Sunday and it's not going away. If you don't want to see your own doctor, please go to the ER. Please let us know what the doctor tell you.
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #4  
Unread 12-04-2003, 11:38 AM
10 mths post op problem?

Dear Lisa,
I can appreciate that you don't want another doctor poking around BUT........... you actually heard a POP??? and you are still in pain.... PLEASE go to the doctor NOW.

let us know how you are when you get back.

  #5  
Unread 12-04-2003, 12:18 PM
ER, Get going!

Go to the ER for a check up! If you don't and you have done some damage you may risk longer time with doctors the longer you delay at home. Now that won't be much fun will it? Take care of your body, it's the one one you get!

Crystal
Reply

booklet
Our Free Booklet
What 350,000 Women Know About Hysterectomy: Information, helpful hints as you prepare and recover from hysterectomy.
Answers to your questions
Register




Thread Tools

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
From This Forum From Other Forums
3 Replies, Last Reply 08-02-2010, Started By nailed38
1 Reply, Last Reply 04-03-2010, Started By douce23
3 Replies, Last Reply 02-08-2010, Started By Peaches02
37 Replies, Last Reply 02-05-2008, Started By ashw33
2 Replies, Last Reply 03-30-2007, Started By rhbeee
7 Replies, Last Reply 09-13-2006, Started By dtoney
2 Replies, Last Reply 09-02-2006, Started By dnascientist
2 Replies, Last Reply 06-03-2006, Started By Dinky Di
6 Replies, Last Reply 03-17-2006, Started By amandalp
4 Replies, Last Reply 12-16-2005, Started By Kim_possible929
1 Reply, Last Reply 08-10-2005, Started By 50thisyear
2 Replies, Last Reply 07-22-2004, Started By Shannon Karn
2 Replies, Last Reply 01-15-2004, Started By Teach2
1 Reply, Last Reply 02-23-2003, Started By sandracamp
8 Replies, Last Reply 07-30-2001, Started By Ck1210
26 Replies, The Road Less Traveled
1 Reply, The Road Less Traveled
3 Replies, The Road Less Traveled
2 Replies, The Road Less Traveled
2 Replies, The Road Less Traveled



Advertisement

Hysterectomy News

October 28,2020

CURRENT NEWS

HysterSisters Takes On Partner To Manage Continued Growth And Longevity
I have news that is wonderful and exciting! This week’s migration wasn’t a typical migration - from one set ... News Archive

TODAY'S EVENTS

Calendar - Hysterectomies - Birthdays


Request Information


I am a HysterSister

HYSTERECTOMY STORIES

Featured Story - All Stories - Share Yours

FOLLOW US


Your Hysterectomy Date


CUSTOMIZE Your Browsing  


$vbulletin->featuredvideos is not an array!
Advertisement


Advertisement