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Perineoplasty 3 1/2 Weeks Post Op Complications?

I had Perineoplasty 3 1/2 weeks ago. I had some problems post op, bleeding, followed by infection. My perineum and my vaginal opening is very hard/swollen and tender. It has reduced somewhat since I started my antibiotics, and some of the surrounding tissues have softened. However my perineum still remains swollen with a hard area. I am now on my 3rd course of antibiotics. Sutures remain in place. How long will swelling take to reduce? Will it soften back down to normal eventually?

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Complications After Perineoplasty

Hello. Unfortunately I cannot give you any specific medical advice about this issue without a proper examination. You will need to consult your treating doctor for the most accurate answers to all of your specific questions.

Jaime Perez, MD
Labiaplasty Specialist
Plastic Surgery Center of Tampa

Tampa Plastic Surgeon
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