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I got my skin tags removed and they are bruised

A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Greg Hinson
Family Medicine 27 years experience
If one is...: ...Subject to recurrent trauma and/or infections, e.g., getting caught on clothing and being injured/inflamed, then this is a good reason to consider ... Read More

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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Corey Clay
Allergy and Immunology 10 years experience
Contact sensitivity: May be sensitivity to hygiene product or just irritation to sensitive skin. Would recommend using only fragrance-free mild soap such as dove and decr... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Friedman
Dermatology 41 years experience
Yes: There are many methods to remove skin tags including liquid nitrogen cryosurgery, excision, or electrosurgery. Patients with mixed connective tissu... Read More
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Dr. Krishna Narayanan
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Virus: If the cause is a virus one has to be careful from transference from a donor. Good hand washing and taking proper precautions will avoid this.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devin Namaky
Obstetrics and Gynecology 14 years experience
No cause.: Skin tags, or polyps, do not always have a clear cause and may recur. Be sure that a workup has been done and they have been reviewed pathologically t... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vijaya Sikand
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Skin tag removal : This cab easily be done by your primary care provider. At the same time, the skin tags can be examined to make sure they are benign.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Molluscum: Best to treat would be under the care of a dermatologist as scarring and or skin color changes are common, hypo or hyperpigmentation. Lesions close to... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sarkis Barupian
Family Medicine 40 years experience
Skin tags: Skin tags are common and benign conditions of the skin. I dont see any issues in removing them during pregnancy however there is no harm in waiting to... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
Probably a wart: Thanks for your question. I know you're tough and I admire you for it, but perhaps this is something your physician can help you with. Chances are th... Read More

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