... Self dissolving stitches are used but I have read to take these out after 10 days to limit 'train track' scarring from appearing. ... (1 replies)
... I had a Circumcision few years back i was put out with gas mask so it knocked me out. when i came to i was in agony was on Pain relief all day had to stay over was out the next day. ... (4 replies)
... i recently had another shower and started bleeding a bit from one of the stitches because of an erection. but I'm fine with it. ... (4 replies)
... i had one major problem that night i slept, in the early hours of the morning i kept having erections which caused a huge amount of pain as it pulled on my stitches and was overall uncomfortable! ... (4 replies)
... I was circumcised as a baby but they made a mistake on me. Since I was a teenager, I have read everything I can about circumcision so I can try to get myself back to normal. ... (4 replies)
... The stitches come out further and have also started dissolving whenever I shower, and I am genuinely scared that it will cause it not to heal properly. ... (0 replies)
... Hey all. I am 21 years old and just got circumcised a week ago. The stitches are still in and i was wondering if I can take these out myself. ... (5 replies)
... I was circumcised on Friday (3 days ago) for medical reasons at the age of 23.
I have two issues that I'm looking for some advice with.
1. Below the glans, roughly at the height of the stitches, my penis is swollen. I know that some swelling is normal, but I don't know if mine is still in the normal range. It's swelling is about as thick as my pinky, maybe even ring... (2 replies)
... I had a circumcision done a bit more than a month ago, nothing got infected and everything went pretty much fine. ... (0 replies)
... I am circumcised on 27th may. After a week , band aid and stitches are removed. ... (0 replies)
... When will stitches come out and when will I be able to masturbate? ... (1 replies)
... Update on this. It's been a month since my op and there's still a slight wound on the head of my penis, but it's healing pretty well. I picked up an infection at some point and have done a course of antibiotics, which seems to have cleared it up.
However, I've discovered that a couple of stitches had popped underneath the swelling and now there's a bright red 'lump' (for... (1 replies)
... Hi, I had my penis circumcised on the 1st October and I've got a few concerns about it.
Firstly is that the swelling hasn't gone down by any significant degree since then (it being 12 days since the operation now).
Second that one of the stitches at the tip of the frenulum (basically just before it meets the glans) has popped, leaving what amounts to an open wound on the... (1 replies)
... Looks like it's just me then! ;)
Yeah that sounds pretty plausible. I did work up the nerve to see my doc and he's referring me to a urologist to make sure it is a suture (via ultrasound) and hopefully get it taken out. Pleased I've been, just hope I don't have to wait too long to get seen.
Eqimi (4 replies)
... nnot say how a surgeon would remove it, but if it were me I'd make a small puncture wound or tiny incision and fish out the suture. It's possible you'll need new stitches or will end up with a small scar. I wouldn't worry. ... (4 replies)
I have a slightly embarrassing problem that I really don't want to see my doctor about. :confused: I was circumcised as a child and although the procedure was successful in overcoming my phimosis (tightening of the foreskin) it left me with an unsightly skin bridge from my shaft to the glans for many years. As an adult this has recently broken, leaving the area... (4 replies)
... Hi guys I had my circumcision past weeks the wound. ... (0 replies)
... Hi, first I have to say that english is not my first language so I hope you will understand what I mean to say.
I am 19 years old, so I had my circumcision done last month (June 13). I've had phimosis so it had to be done.
Today is 4 weeks and 2 days from operation and my concern is that I still have bruise on my left side of penis, on right side healing is fine. I still... (1 replies)
... Update: Day 21: Erections are no longer painful. :)
The sutures are all out. The swelling on the right side has greatly decreased. Its almost nil now. The wound is also healing well. There is a smallish wound under the penis near the glans which is healing the slowest. Rest everything seems ok. There is some itching on the healed stitches. My doctor recommended using... (2 replies)
... Hi, I recently had a circumcision and about a week and a half in I got an erection while sleeping and mustve moved around wrong because it ripped 3 stitched on the bottom of my penis. ... (3 replies)