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A 24-year-old female asked:

I'm prone to hypertrophic scar.i'm afraid that hymenectomy surgery will give me a scar.will it?my gyn sched me for a surgery for this yr.

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Dr. Anthony Gingo
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hymenectomy : Hymenectomy usually involves incisions, not suturing so the areas heal in an open position. I would not expect hypertrophic scarring. But, anything is possible.
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