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A 18-year-old female asked:

I have an opeeation tomorrow on my knee and i have self harm scabs on my leg and arm how do i get rid of them before tomorrow?

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Dr. Matt Wachsman
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
You can't.: you can make them more obvious with further manipulation of them or with applying makeup, but scabs resolve at their own pace. There are SO many more issues this brings up! http://www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org/ you might consider contacting this site, but certainly should contact someone.

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Last updated Nov 28, 2017

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