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A 27-year-old female asked:

I have prostoprative inflammation..

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Dr. Robert Greer
Family Medicine 45 years experience
Important to surgeon: Let the surgeon know. It maybe nothing or very important, the dr needs to know.
Dr. Thomas Fiala
Plastic Surgery 34 years experience
If you have: Redness of the incision, heat near the incision, fever or increasing pain, it also might be a postoperative infection. Best to check with your surgeon.

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A 21-year-old member asked:

What is inflammation?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Response of body: Inflammation is the response of body to many insults, e.g., infection, chemical injury, radiation, trauma, tissue necrosis. Acute inflammation has pain, redness, swelling, warmth and loss of function.

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