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how to remove wound marks from face

A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Curtis Wong
32 years experience Plastic Surgery
Dead Cell???: Can you be more descriptive of what you mean by a 'dead cell'? If you're asking about wound healing, dead cells are eventually sloughed as the healin ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Forbes
15 years experience Wound care
Ok to go: Stitches are only removed when the wound has healed adequately that there is little risk for reopening. The face is a relatively low stress area of sk ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Wishnew
41 years experience Wound care
Scar and makeup: After an injury that required sutures, the wound is stable enough for makeup after about 15 days. At that point, there is adequate tension across the ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Maderma: It could be of some help.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barry Press
43 years experience Plastic Surgery
Usually sutures: Are removed from facial wounds 4-5 days after placement. Leaving them longer risks permanent suture marks.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Do not apply: Would suggest that you stop applying any type of topical and see your dermatologist. Avoid sun exposure.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Lee
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Color change in mole: the discoloration where you had a mole may be pigment changes after you had surgery in the area and may be normal. You should probably have the docto ... Read More
A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience Pain Management
Good news is...: The god news is it was a localized melanoma, removed, and you are home free now. Suggest seeing your doctor (derm or facial plastics) back very soon b ... Read More
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Dr. Tracy Berg
31 years experience General Surgery
Ok to call doc: In general wash the wound with soap and water, pat dry, and hairdryer. Okay to call your doc for more wound care and follow up appointment. Okay to as ... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Monica Wood
27 years experience Hand Surgery
Your : Your description of color changes with position of the shoulder and head is consistent with thoracic outlet syndrome. This occurs when nerves or bloo ... Read More

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