Jump to content
×
Are you looking for the BariatricPal Store? Go now!

Menstrual Cycle At Surgery Time



Recommended Posts

Ladies, I need help! I am afraid that I am due to get my period right around my scheduled surgery date next week! I have been off the birth control pill that is used to control my heavy flow. Will this impact surgery (please tell me it won't prevent moving forward with the surgery)? As it is my PMS and cycle time is a horrible mess of hormones and emotions, what should I expect?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

it won't affect it, they aren't working that end although you might be a mess pmt wise :57_cry:

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

They gave me special panties and some pads. If it's laparoscopic, they aren't doing anything to mess with that.

Other than your emotions being a bit higher (mine were, but I got through it okay), you should be okay. They're professionals, and they deal with people all the time. It's nothing they haven't seen before. ❤️

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

They gave me special panties and some pads. If it's laparoscopic, they aren't doing anything to mess with that.
Other than your emotions being a bit higher (mine were, but I got through it okay), you should be okay. They're professionals, and they deal with people all the time. It's nothing they haven't seen before. [emoji173]️

Thank you!!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

If you don’t start before you probably will after. I walked into the bathroom when they wheeled me to my room after surgery and had started. The nurse said almost everyone starts it when they have the surgery.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

  • Recent Topics

  • Most popular:

  • Together, we have lost...
      lbs
    ×