Complications of Mons Pubis Reduction

Complications of Mons Pubis Reduction

Risks and Complications of Mons Pubis Reduction (Mons Pubis Lift)Complications of the Mons Pubis Reduction (Mons Pubis Lift), because of pain  at/or around the surgical wound may be felt as soon as the anesthetic wears off.

Within 5-7 days after the surgery, you should refrain from working to avoid more bruise and severe pain. Should you have more pain, please do not be hesitant to come to see Dr. Vitasna.

Occasionally, you may experience intumesce, itchiness, irritation, or tension around the surgical wound, which will completely heal in 4-6 weeks. 

1) Complications of Mons Pubis Reduction, because of abnormal bleeding after the surgery

  • Using small dissolving suture may lead to the risk of complication such as bleeding from the surgical wound.
  • Abnormal bleeding is very seldom noted and occurs with less than 1 % of the surgeries . Aspirin and other anti-coagulant drugs should be avoided at least 10-15 days before and after the scheduled surgery.
  • If excessive bleeding after the surgical wound occurs after the surgery. All expenses of treatment for this post-surgical complication will no longer be charged to you. However, if the bleeding or other complications occur due to your non-compliance with the doctor’s orders, you will be charged accordingly.

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2) Inflammation or infection after the Mons Pubis Reduction

  • Inflammation or infection of the wound may occur because the surgical wound is in vulvovaginal area. This area closed to the vaginal opening area constantly be prone to contamination with fluid from the vaginal tract, urinary tract, and alimentary (fecal) tract.
  • Mostly the infection may happen to any women who fail to follow the instructions. The women, who have existing diseases such as diabetes, or have vaginal infection before the surgery.
  • Complications of Mons Pubis Reduction, because of inflammation or infection after the surgery may cause rough wound edge, wound deformation, suture mark (scar), or wound disruption.

3) Abnormal vaginal discharge after the Mons Pubis Reduction

  • Complications of Mons Pubis Reduction,  you may have abnormal vaginal discharge or curd like discharge as a result of vaginal fungal infection, possibly following taking antibiotic to avoid postoperative infection.


  • This surgery has limitations and cannot absolutely ensure results and satisfaction. The procedure may result in incomplete symmetrical of the Mons Pubis or non-proportional of the area depending on your former anatomical structure .
  • There are many other factors influencing the surgical result and satisfaction. In case of unsatisfactory results or complications, correction surgery may be performed as appropriate and possible. In this respect, you and the physician should come to discuss for the solution together.

Check up: Dr. Vitasna usually requires you to come for a follow up check up 1-2 weeks after the the Mons Pubis Reduction (Mons Pubis Lift). Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions or concerns.