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I'm scared my Doc will clear me for sex :( I'm scared my Doc will clear me for sex :(

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Unread 04-01-2008, 07:47 PM
I'm scared my Doc will clear me for sex :(

I had a SAH both ovaries and was cleared for sex after 3 weeks. I was scared but also very ready so we took our time, got creative and sex was fabulous.

Everyone has different experiences, mine happened to have been lovely.

Ilene
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Unread 04-01-2008, 08:07 PM
I'm scared my Doc will clear me for sex :(

I am afraid too and am at 4 weeks. I didn't relize my cervix was also removed until today and didn't ask if I have a surgical cuff. Does that mean I do? Does that make less room? That really scares me and I am single but in a relationship. My partner has said he knows of people who don't want sex after hyst and I have assured him I will but I am honestly afraid. He also has not been so patient. Is it better the longer we wait because it is more healed? Or will time make it more healed and more difficult physically to resume sex? I feel so dumb..................
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Unread 04-01-2008, 08:17 PM
I'm scared my Doc will clear me for sex :(

I had sex at 5 weeks after having a LAVH and keeping my ovaries, the doc said I was 80% ahead of my recovery and we had sex. It is nerve racking the first time but the time it takes and the analization of doing it is intense. Sex is much better but a little more messier with the cuff. When having sex the first time it is very much playing dr. but fun..
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Unread 04-01-2008, 09:07 PM
I'm scared my Doc will clear me for sex :(

Why is it messier with the cuff?
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Unread 04-01-2008, 09:17 PM
Aussie down under

Hi

I also have my gyno check up next week and now have a heap of questions to ask about the sex thing especialy about tenderness and whether I also still have a cervix or not.

DH and I are in our early 50's and I must admit I am also anxious about whether it will be uncomfortable when we go for it again. At least I know I won't be alone with that one.

Good luck to you all with the romance side of things. men don't know how lucky they are.
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Unread 04-02-2008, 07:00 AM
I'm scared my Doc will clear me for sex :(

My husband suggested we have anal sex my first night home from the hospital, if you can believe it!!!

I looked at him and said, it didn't happen before my surgery and it's definately not an option now!!

I tell ya, some guys just don't get it.

Chrys
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Unread 04-02-2008, 07:31 AM
I'm scared my Doc will clear me for sex :(

omg now I don't feel so bad and at least he hasn't tried to talk me into that!!! Does anyone know for sure if my cervix was removed do I definatley have the cuff? I feel so stupid asking.
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Unread 04-02-2008, 01:50 PM
I'm scared my Doc will clear me for sex :(

chrys68 Men are such animals, don't feel alone....mine suggested the same thing and got the same answer "NOT IN THIS LIFETIME" !!!!!!!!!
In fact, I made him wait longer than necessary ( I really was scared about it the first time)
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Unread 04-03-2008, 05:37 PM
I'm scared my Doc will clear me for sex :(

It's interesting hearing some of the suggestions of some of your husbands! Argh, men....don't understand em sometimes. However, I did have a talk with my husband last night, about the whole exploration of a new chapter of our sex lives, and my new body etc... I was making a big deal of it because it is a big deal..... his response was "is that all you had to talk to me about? I was expecting a big bomb or something" . Totally doesn't get the emotional intimacy part of it. So, as I know he will be patient and what not, I suppose not all men are capable of being excited about the "journey" together. In my opinion, it probably just feels like he has to work for it again, which is one of the perks of getting married to most men, then they think they don't have to work for it anymore lol. Ah well, I guess I'll be emotional about it all by myself.
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Unread 04-03-2008, 05:47 PM
I'm scared my Doc will clear me for sex :(

I am afraid of sex hurting too. I still hurt to wipe after using the bathroom. Sex scares me to death.
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