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Labiaplasty - stitches and labia minora growing together with labia majora.

i had a labiaplasty surgery only 3 days ago. so far, it has all been healing quite well, no major pain, no major swelling. i feel some itchiness and kind of 'movement' down there though as if the stitches were moving (tightening, loosening, i don't really know). is that normal? my other concern is that my labia minora used to look ok for the first day or two, now it seems to non-regularly grow together with my labia majora kind of in the middle (only the right one). i am freaking out because i definitely do not want it to look like that! and i can tell they are growing together forming an irregular bit. i also have two bits of skin left near my anus area that are way bigger than the rest of my labia minora (and they are not very painful or swollen). do you think it might still look nice and regular? thanks for your answer.

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Plastic surgeon
Miami, FL
United States
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January 22, 2013 5:36 AM

Too early in healing to comment. But BEST to see your surgeon ASAP (more)
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Cosmetic surgeon
Laguna Beach, CA
United States
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  Early Labiaplasty Healing
January 21, 2013 3:35 PM

I often tell my patients that the first couple of weeks are the toughest after labial surgery. It can look like a landmine exploded down there with discharge that is white and yellow, (more)
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