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A 38-year-old female asked:

hi i have just had an operation to remove an abscess from a cyst on my scalp how long should this take to heal and should i return to work the op took place saturday. any advice would be appreciated thankyou?

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Dr. Ashu Syal
Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis 30 years experience
Healing abcess: 7-10 days. Can resume work in 48-72 hrs s/p surgery.

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