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Bella_lostmybag
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Date Joined Dec 2008
Total Posts : 104
   Posted 5/5/2009 9:43 AM (GMT -6)   
i go thursday to get the stitch removed where my stoma used to be..she put one stitch in there just so the scar wouldnt be so big but now it looks like its kinda grown under the skin where its starting to heal..so wont it hurt when she takes the stitch out?? IM SO SCARED..ive never had stitches before =(
17, SENIOR in high school
Dx with Ulcerative Colitis on March 18,2008
Step1 Ileostomy on Nov.19,2008
Step 2 April 29th!!
 
"The past is history, the future is a mystery. Today is a gift, that's why it's called the present"


Equestrian Mom
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Date Joined Mar 2008
Total Posts : 3115
   Posted 5/5/2009 11:15 AM (GMT -6)   
bella, it should slide right out...they'll snip it and GENTLY pull it out! If you are really worried, take an advil or tylenol before you go:)

Bella_lostmybag
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Date Joined Dec 2008
Total Posts : 104
   Posted 5/5/2009 11:32 AM (GMT -6)   
thank you =) i deff will..ive never had stitches but everyone ive talked to that has had them said it wont hurt..idk. Ill update you thursday haha
17, SENIOR in high school
Dx with Ulcerative Colitis on March 18,2008
Step1 Ileostomy on Nov.19,2008
Step 2 April 29th!!
 
"The past is history, the future is a mystery. Today is a gift, that's why it's called the present"


Kaycie
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Date Joined Jan 2006
Total Posts : 449
   Posted 5/5/2009 3:13 PM (GMT -6)   
I've had stitches and staples... didn't feel either of them! ;) Stitches in my wrist and then the staples in my horizontal c-section
Kaycie - Age: 26
Crohn's - Dx Nov 05
Failed Remicade, Failed Clinical Trial ABT-874/Aisle 12, Failed Humira. Onto Tsyabri. If I fail that, total colectomy.
IVF #1 (In-Vitro Fertilization) - Failed
IVF #2 - IVIg, Heparin, Baby Aspirin - TWIN GIRLS!!!
Reagan Dawn - 8/2/07 - Lived 1 hour 27 minutes due to Cloaca, NOT affiliated with my Crohn's
Addison Maria - 8/2/07 - 20 months old

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