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Unread 06-25-2005, 04:42 PM
Posterior repair probs

Posterior repair ( rectocele- not sure about spelling) Problem???
I have had TAH and posterior and anterior repair.. nearly 2 weeks post op' now.

The stitches in my perineum dont look good - theres a gaping hole in the middle of the stiching ... my abdominal stiches seem to be doing well - no holes - all bonded together well ! but am really concerned about others.... anyone else had problems with this?

I had similar due to bad stichwork of surgeon at childbirth 13 yrs ago I just remember the nurse being horrified when I showed her - but rididculously cant remember how it was resolved!!! and since then had a procedure called Fentons procedure which went ok...

Feeling freaked out - will they have to re- sew???? can they glue it?? or will it stick itself...
sorry to be so personal ... please post if you've had this yourself...
JooB
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Unread 06-25-2005, 06:37 PM
Posterior repair probs

I really feel for you. I too am having problems with my posterior repair. See 'rectocele'. It is so discouraging when things don't heal as planned.

Could they possibly cauterize it. I know it doesn't sound pleasant but I had a problem with stitches not coming together after tearing in childbirth and the doctor cauterized it in the office. It wasn't all that bad and it healed up nicely.
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Unread 06-26-2005, 04:01 AM
Posterior repair probs

Thanks for replying Eager. From the other thread it sounds like you are really going through a tough time - I hope that the new op will be successful. Maybe a second opinion would be best for you??

I am very concerned about my stiches as I have a condition called lichen sclerosis which means the skins gets really thin down there... and Im sure it s not gonna cope with to much messing about... stiches etc
also I am REALLY sesnsitive to pain but cant feel anything down below - a bit of a concern as Im only 2 weeks post op.. ... I suppose its possible that its all still very numb??
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Unread 06-26-2005, 10:06 AM
Posterior repair probs

Thanks JooB. I really feel good about having this second operation. The surgeon I have is supposed to be the best in our area. I think he is going to be very careful to do it right this time.
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