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Kansas City, MO
A 22-year-old female asked:

I just got a mole removed and the doc said not to play sports for two weeks. any tips on how to make sure the sutures do not pop open from lacrosse?

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Dr. David Kahan
Podiatry 34 years experience
Protect sutures: Doc said no sports for 2 weeks! That's your best tip.
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Last updated Jun 10, 2017


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