anyone with lateral sphincterotomy done ??

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im 5 day post op lateral sphincterotomy for my fissure i had been suffering for 4 months. pain due to fissure is gone but im suffering from anal swelling . did anyone experienced anal swelling after fissure surgery ? how to deal with it ?

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    I had the surgery about 5 years ago, it did take a good couple of months for me to totally heal. Could you ring your surgeons secretary if you are worried? Drink plenty of fluid and keep bowels as soft as u can. I think it's just too early. Xx

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    yes there will be swelling very traumatic ordeal warm baths multiple times a dag

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      Hey Erick, thanks for all the posts you did it helped me alot, I had lis 21 days ago and the main pain is gone I can sit and all that but there is a little pain here and there now and then, did that happen to you or your completely were pain free 14 days after ur op? thanks

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