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how long does it take for episiotomy stitches to go away?!

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Asked by paintingmomma at 7:26 PM on Jan. 29, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • about two weeks ... i think that's what the doctor toldme.

    Answer by NOLAmommaKRYS at 7:27 PM on Jan. 29, 2010

  • mine took about 3 wks. but i ahd a horrible tear

    Answer by piwife at 7:39 PM on Jan. 29, 2010

  • mine dissolved in 2wks.

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:49 PM on Jan. 29, 2010

  • Yes they dissolve in a few weeks but I wouldn't be having sex until the dr okayed it. You don't want to get an infection. Some of that tissue hasn't healed in there yet.

    Answer by admckenzie at 1:24 PM on Jan. 30, 2010

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