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? about stitches

Posted by cheryl on 9/26/00 at 12:20 (029180)

how long after surgery(open release) should the stitches come out and when should i do stretching excersise?

Re: ? about stitches

Dr. Biehler on 9/26/00 at 13:22 (029188)

Stitches come out in 10 to 14 days in the foot. For exercising, this should be discussed with your doctor.

Re: ? about stitches

cheryl on 9/26/00 at 13:35 (029189)

thanks dr. my dr. says no exercising just let it heel..frustrating....

Re: ? about stitches

Dr. Biehler on 9/26/00 at 13:22 (029188)

Stitches come out in 10 to 14 days in the foot. For exercising, this should be discussed with your doctor.

Re: ? about stitches

cheryl on 9/26/00 at 13:35 (029189)

thanks dr. my dr. says no exercising just let it heel..frustrating....