Jump to content

Is this normal post ovarian cystectomy?
I will ring hospital if it continues


  • Please log in to reply
5 replies to this topic

#1 corbel

Posted 01 December 2012 - 07:19 AM

I was warned there might be some light bleeding (vaginal) post op, which I had experienced and that it would last 24 to 48 hours post op. My surgery was on Wednesday and this morning I have started to bleed again and a bit heavier. I am now on my own and have  no access to help and I just want to know if this is a normal reaction in case I need to start trying to find someone to drive me to get checked out and look after the kids etc.

#2 corbel

Posted 01 December 2012 - 10:56 AM

Anyone? AM about to ring the post op number I think and the bleeding is getting heavier.

#3 Shellby

Posted 01 December 2012 - 10:59 AM

I have no idea if its normal, but since its past the 48 hours and you feel getting heavier I would def call your post-op number or local hospital to ask what to do.



#4 MyButterflyGirls

Posted 01 December 2012 - 11:03 AM

How are you doing OP?

Did you get on to he post-op number?

Thinking of you.

#5 corbel

Posted 01 December 2012 - 04:07 PM

Thanks for asking. I did try to call but it is a business hours only number and the message say to present to the ED if you feel it is life threatening which I dont think it is.

I think I may have been overdoing it because I just dont have any help and so tried to get back on my feet a bit too soon. Have rested up today and the bleeding has settled for the moment.

#6 krisash01

Posted 03 December 2012 - 10:10 AM

Hi. I had a cystectomy on the 8 Oct. I had bleeding for about 4 or 5 day after. The 2 weeks later had af and it was very very heavy and i had it for about 8 days. Can i ask what caused your cyst? Mine was caused by endometrious (?)  which i had noidea i had. Im in the process of more follow up due to the endo.
I hope you start to feel better soon. Mine took about 10 days all up to feel normal again




1 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 1 guests, 0 anonymous users

 
  • ek-parentsurvey-thumb

    WIN a $500 Visa debit card

    Are you a parent? Simply take our survey for your chance to win a $500 pre-paid VISA debit card.

  • ek-easterhamper-cad-thumb

    Win one of 5 Cadbury Easter Hampers

    With Easter fast approaching, Cadbury are giving away 5 Cadbury Easter Hampers. Enter Now!

  • ek-barbiepowerprincess-thumb

    WIN Barbie in Princess Power Prize Packs

    To celebrate the super release of the action packed, family adventure Barbie in Princess Power, available on Blu-ray?, DVD & Digital with Ultraviolet? from March 19, we're giving one lucky parent the chance to win the entire collection of Barbie DVDs and a Barbie Super Sparkle Doll.

  • ek-easter-creamegg-thumb

    Cadbury Cream Egg Recipes

    From around the web, we have found that people don't just unwrap and scoff their Cadbury cream eggs, some bake and make some amazing treats with them. Happy Easter!

  • ek-cinderella-thumbs

    WIN tickets to Disney's Cinderella

    To celebrate the release of Disney's Cinderella in cinemas now, Disney and Essential Kids are giving away Double Passes to 100 lucky winners!

  • ek-shaun-movie-pack-thumb

    Win a Shaun the Sheep The Movie prize pack

    To celebrate the release of SHAUN THE SHEEP THE MOVIE, In Cinemas March 26, we are giving away 50x prize packs that include a Shaun the Sheep drink bottle, stationery set, drawstring bag and family pass to see the film.

  • atreyu320

    When they were famous

    Ever wonder what happened to the child stars that entertained us all those years ago? From Mary Poppins to Jerry Maguire, take a look at when they were famous and learn what they're doing now.

  • ek-neverbeast-thumb

    Win a Family Pass to Disney's new Tinker Bell movie

    To celebrate the release of Disney's Tinker Bell & the Legend of the Neverbeast, Disney and Essential Kids are giving a Family Pass to 100 lucky winners!

 
Advertisement
 
 
Advertisement
 
 
 
Advertisement
 
 
Essential Baby and Essential Kids is the place to find parenting information and parenting support relating to conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids, maternity, family budgeting, family travel, nutrition and wellbeing, family entertainment, kids entertainment, tips for the family home, child-friendly recipes and parenting. Try our pregnancy due date calculator to determine your due date, or our ovulation calculator to predict ovulation and your fertile period. Our pregnancy week by week guide shows your baby's stages of development. Access our very active mum's discussion groups in the Essential Baby forums or the Essential Kids forums to talk to mums about conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids and parenting lifestyle. Essential Baby also offers a baby names database of more than 22,000 baby names, popular baby names, boys' names, girls' names and baby names advice in our baby names forum. Essential Kids features a range of free printable worksheets for kids from preschool years through to primary school years. For the latest baby clothes, maternity clothes, maternity accessories, toddler products, kids toys and kids clothing, breastfeeding and other parenting resources, check out Essential Baby and Essential Kids.