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what does gallbladder surgery scars look like

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Matthew
20 years experience Plastic Surgery
Depends on surgery: In all cases the scar is not that bad. Usually the gallbladder is removed with a camera and othe small long instruments placed in the abdomen through ... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience General Surgery
Uncertain: I cannot tell why without seeing it. Seems unlikely that an incision would not be fully healed at 3 months, unless there are underlying health issues ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
30 years experience Family Medicine
Both: The surgical site is just the location where the surgery was performed. This will always be the same as your surgical location neither moves nor chang ... Read More
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Dr. Carmen Kavali
24 years experience Plastic Surgery
Post op infection: Generally, infections that happen within the first 30 days after surgery are considered postoperative infections. You are on the borderline. But if ... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ly Phan
Dr. Ly Phan answered
21 years experience General Surgery
Scar vs stomach : Could be stomach related pain such as ulcer. Or liver problem or scar related like adhesion or even hernia if gallbladder surgery door open. Talk to ... Read More
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Dr. Tracy Berg
31 years experience General Surgery
Incisional hernia: Occasionally a hernia will develop at the site of a surgical scar. These are called incisional/ventral hernias. A seroma under the skin is also a poss ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Will be fine soon: It is only ii wks , in wk or so you will be fine
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Imran Saeed
18 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Internal scar tissue: Dont present as lumps. You didnt state where exactly is the lump. If its at the site of incisio. Then it could be an incisional hernia. Bruising may o ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Not likely: He will check the wound to be sure it is healing without infection or herniation. He will ask some questions regarding whether you are having diarrhea ... Read More
A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Juris Bunkis
46 years experience Plastic Surgery
See your doctor: Could be a thousand and one things, including cancer! go see your doctor!
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