4 weeks post-op- more pain (???) | 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

4 weeks post-op-  more pain (???) 4 weeks post-op- more pain (???)

Thread Tools
  #1  
Unread 01-29-2005, 06:08 PM
4 weeks post-op- more pain (???)

Hi Ladies!!

I am almost 4 weeks post-op (TAH on 1/3 - staples removed 1/7 -about 9-10 inch incision)

I was doing MUCH better as far as pain during the beginning of the third week. I have not taken pain pills in almost 2 weeks. I am now having pain that is difficult to describe. It is a "heavy hurting feeling" all around my incision area. It hurts to stand up and sit down....this was not happening about 4 days ago. I was virtually pain free...just sore.

Are any of you 4 weekers experiencing this??

Just wondering if this is normal...
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2  
Unread 01-29-2005, 06:41 PM
almost 5 weeks

I will be 5 weeks on monday, but I have some days I think I am so much better, then I feel like I regress. I honestly think it is that way & sometimes it happens because of what we did the day before. My problem is at exactly 4 weeks I felt much better then a couple days that were not so good, but as soon as my body feels better I think I am up & more active, not vacuuming or anything but just more up & about.Went & done a little shopping today & out for dinner, now I will probably suffer tomorrow.
  #3  
Unread 01-29-2005, 08:25 PM
4 weeks post-op- more pain (???)

the pain is a rollercoaster for sure.

You begin to feel more able, so do a little more, but your body reacts.

I felt like I could conquer the world at 4-5 weeks, then at 7 weeks felt like Ihad been hit like a ton of bricks, tummy swelled more than ever and the heaviness and pain was back.

You just have to continue to take it easy pain means your body is telling you to rest.

Also if you only recently stopped taking pain meds you will be feeling things you may not have before.
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 08-29-2010, Started By rimbaz1
1 Reply, Last Reply 01-31-2010, Started By Kazzle
5 Replies, Last Reply 10-19-2009, Started By shellykins
6 Replies, Last Reply 09-14-2009, Started By Sarah Jean
3 Replies, Last Reply 06-20-2009, Started By Becksterbeck
1 Reply, Last Reply 05-16-2009, Started By deegutch
5 Replies, Last Reply 03-11-2008, Started By beannasandy
5 Replies, Last Reply 11-20-2007, Started By bitangalo
10 Replies, Last Reply 01-19-2006, Started By howareweall
4 Replies, Last Reply 10-06-2005, Started By nike1971
3 Replies, Last Reply 06-17-2005, Started By crazedgal
4 Replies, Last Reply 04-05-2005, Started By dumby
1 Reply, Last Reply 11-24-2003, Started By RavensWitch
1 Reply, Last Reply 11-20-2003, Started By mikamouse
2 Replies, Last Reply 05-30-2003, Started By chaos2
13 Replies, Last Reply 05-24-2003, Started By DilleyDeb
1 Reply, Last Reply 05-13-2003, Started By fyrfli
5 Replies, Last Reply 09-06-2001, Started By tonitunes
2 Replies, Separate Surgeries
3 Replies, Separate Surgeries



Advertisement

Hysterectomy News

November 30,2020

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