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How long after you get stiches can you sit in a tub of water?

I had surgery on fri. on the 7th. they told me don't sit in no water . So how long will it be until I can?Thank you for the answers that was fast.

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 11:27 PM on Jan. 11, 2011 in Health

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  • Ususally 3-6 weeks.
    leksismommy

    Answer by leksismommy at 11:29 PM on Jan. 11, 2011

  • Usually you have to wait until healing is nearly complete and the stitches are out, but ultimately it depends on the doctor. You would be okay with showering, just no "soaking".
    mikesmom65270

    Answer by mikesmom65270 at 11:30 PM on Jan. 11, 2011

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