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I had undergone a Gall bladder removal surgery last 7 days back. There is no pain right now. They have put 4 holes. They said Stitches ll automatically fall down within 2 weeks. But am facing an issue past 2 days. When I sleep in the night and while getting up in the morning I could notice some blood discharge near the naval where the stitches have put. Is anything to worry? When we asked doctor he said nothing to worry. Am concerned about it.

2 Doctors Answered
Nothing to worry. Better get stitches removed.
Hello dear Lybrate user, Warm welcome to Lybrate.com I have evaluated your query thoroughly. Possible infection at the site, otherwise there should not be bleeding at 7 days. Must visit surgeon, it requires dressing and antibiotics to cover up. Hope this clears your query. Wishing you fine recovery. Welcome for any further assistance. Regards take care.
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