Please call us right away at 650-498-6004 (24-hour nursing line) if you have any of these signs or symptoms after surgery:

  • Fever of 100.3oF or higher
  • Persistent nausea, vomiting, or diarrhea
  • Pain that isn’t controlled by your medications
  • Difficulty breathing or shortness of breath
  • Heavy vaginal bleeding
  • Problems at the incision site, such as excessive or increasing pain, redness, swelling, bruising, bleeding, separation of the skin, drainage, or pus
  • Swelling, warmth, and redness in one leg, which could be symptoms of a blood clot or other circulatory problem
  • Excessive swelling in both legs (slight swelling is normal and can be relieved by elevating your legs or wearing support stockings)