After having Vaginoplasty, how long must she wait before being ready to give birth? Can she deliver normally after having Vaginoplasty?
Giving Birth After Vaginoplasty
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Vaginoplasty and pregnancy or birth
This is an unusual question. Typically patients undergo elective vaginoplasty after completion of childbirth. Rarely does someone need a vaginoplasty for reconstructive purposes but it is an unintended consequence of rectocoele or cystocoele repairs.
So, to answer your question, don't have a vaginoplasty, if you are planning on childbirth in the near future.
If, you have become pregnant after vaginoplasty, then proceed with the pregnancy. IT may need to be repaired after the pregnancy
I hope that answers your question.
In regards to your comment below, it will last as long as you don't have another child or other cause for vaginal laxity.
Web reference: http://www.bodysculptor.com/labiaplasty.html
Not sure how you can delay child birth
If you mean delaying pregnancy, It does not matter. You wil need another repair after child birth. The reason for the repair is to repair torn muscle and this will happen again if it happened before.
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