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Did anyone tear or have an episiotomy and your stitches never dissolve?

I tore really bad and had a lot of stitches... I am 4 weeks PP and I could still feel the stitches even though they were supposed to dissolve after 2 weeks. I went in to my OB and she said that every stitch was still completely there! Has this happened to anyone else?

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Mamakat90

Asked by Mamakat90 at 12:01 PM on Dec. 5, 2008 in Pregnancy

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  • My stitches never dissolved. They ripped out after about 2 weeks or 3.
    reflect1light

    Answer by reflect1light at 12:25 PM on Dec. 5, 2008

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