Member since 9/13/2016


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35 Yr Old Mother of 3, Suffered 4th Degree Posterior Tears - Chicago, IL

I'm 5'2 and 115 lbs. 1st vag delivery was to a healthy 7lb baby, no problem. 15 months later my 2nd delivery was to a 9.9 lb baby where he was stuck for 3 hours in hard labor resulting in 4th degree posterior tears. Awful! I suffered fecal incontinence and would pass gas uncontrollably for the 1st 6 months post delivery. Symptoms improved but never went away. Then, 10 years later, I delivered... READ MORE

Recent comments from jflahaven

I am 6 mon post op now and everything looks and feels wonderful. My husband is so pleased with the results! Even now, it takes a minute to ease into intercourse because of the tightness. My husband and I both agree this surgery has been... READ COMMENT

I apologize- the 5 layers was in my perineal area. I'm not sure how many stitches were used to correct the area around my urethra READ COMMENT

Because my case was so severe it required 5 layers of stitches and that aggravated the tissue causing intense swelling to the area surrounding my urethra. READ COMMENT

You look great!!! I just had my surgery performed and I'm praying I have a great outcome like yours! READ COMMENT