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had 4 lymph nodes removed &biopsies ( benign) 2weeks ago. half of incision split open..pain & hard lump under it. itches down arm ?? infection?

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Dr. Darryl Blinski
45 years experience Plastic Surgery
Post op issues: Best to go IMMEDIATELY to see your surgeon or Urgent Care center...Sounds like wound dehiscence who possible infection or abscess/hematoma formation. But over the internet impossible to tell.
Answered on Jan 5, 2019
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