A 33-year-old female asked:
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I had a hip scope 3 weeks ago mon. There is infection where the sutures were. I have been on antibioticfor 7 days. The area is still red, painful warm?

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Dr. Mark Kuhnke
39 years experience in General Surgery
Call your surgeon: You need to have this examined by the surgical team - so you should call. Good luck.
Answered on Apr 17, 2019
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