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Old 02-12-2012, 04:14 PM   #2
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Re: LIS (Lateral Internal Sphincterotomy) Recovery

Originally Posted by DailyHope View Post
Hi there!

I'm going through an LIS recovery and would like to hear from anyone who has been through the same thing and can share their experiences with me. I'm only a week in but I'd like to know how long it took others to fully recover.

Hi, I had an LIS and fissurectomy almost 2 weeks ago, and though my incision seems fine (and I checked out okay last Tues., for a post-op visit with my crs), I'm having burning in my bottom. I don't know if it's just part of the healing process, or, if something else is going on.

I just want to feel better. I know people who've breezed through this surgery - but it's been a challenge for me. I trust that I've had a good doctor . . . so, I don't know why I'm burning down below, unless that's just part of it.

Plus, I've thought I might have a UTI (don't know now), and I was taking macrodantin for it - maybe too much - and now I have muscle/body aching, in addition to the burning bottom.

Not fun. --- Hope your recovery is going smoother than mine.

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