C-section Incision is a little sore !

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C-section Incision is a little sore !

Postby Amay82 » Thu Aug 09, 2012 10:51 am

I have had two Vaginal Births and then in 2011 I had my first C-Section due to complications and not being able to dilate sue to too much scar tissue . I noticed with this pregnancy that my incision seems to burn a little and hurt just a little . Not all the time just here and their . Anyone else who has had a previous C-Section deal with this ? Is it normal ? I still do not have another appointment until I hit the 16 week mark ( 4 weeks away ) .
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Postby leahtill » Thu Aug 09, 2012 11:36 am

My incision is from 2010. It had been fading nicely but is now red again and itches like crazy. I would imagine the pain comes from the stretching. Scar tissue doesn't have the elasticity that regular skin does. It sounds like it would be pretty normal but I haven't had that experience yet.
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Postby HappyBaby » Sun Aug 12, 2012 10:31 am

My section incision is only 6 weeks old but I have had a previous abdominal surgery (laproscopic) in 2008. The larger 2 inch incision from that surgery will bother me occasionally. Generally it's if I've been lifting a lot or started a new workout routine. I agree with the above poster that it's probably about the scar tissue not stretching properly.
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Postby Lala » Wed Aug 15, 2012 4:50 pm

I have had 3 c-sections and it sounds normal to me. I can remember it bothering me for sometime afterwards. Also, it has been 3 years since my last c-section and most of the area is still numb. It's such a odd feeling.
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Postby jade2009 » Sun Sep 02, 2012 4:07 am

mine also has that numb feeling..
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