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Blister On Surgical Incision
Radical orchadectomy.Went septic, second incision on scrotum to drain infected puss.Wound healed but pink bit protruding and oozing a little. Advice?
Blister at incision site on leg after open heart surgery. Appeared about a month after surgery on bottom of incision. How to treat?
Likely benign: see the surgeon to be safe. If OK wi surgeon, topical aloe &/or vaseline is good. ...Read more
Will the swelling at incision site go away after stitches are removed? Picture on file Ganglion Cyst Removed July 10,2014
Can a wound on the upper thigh heal on its own after opening up following the removal of stitches?
Penrose drain removed from scrotum on day 3 postop; drain-hole remains open on day 9 postop. Weeping blood, spotting gauze pad. No pus. Is this Okay?
Yes fine: This does not sound worrisome and will soon close. Shower, keep it clean, and this will be fine soon. Be sure to follow up with your treating surgeon. ...Read more
Robotic surgery 2 wks ago. Glue on umbilical incision fell off. 90% closed, 10% teeny opening. No bleeding, pain, or discharge. Can it heal naturally?
Scars generally heal: I would expect the scar to heal, but I am not quite sure what the problem is with your scar that prompted this question. ...Read more
No: Liposuction is performed through very small incisions. It is not necessary to places stitches in the incisions. I used to place stitches, but now i leave them open so that all the fluid drains out. Every surgeon has a different approach to stitches, but ultimately it doesn't make a difference. http://www.dassmd.com/liposuction/index.html. ...Read moreSee 9 more doctor answers
Wide excis. Removal pilonidal cyst 10mos ago. Wound finally closed after 8mos, now has 2 small holes w bridging. Recurring cyst or scar breakdown?
Had a Sebaceous cyst removed from my groin today. The wound is left open with bandage. How is the aftercare procedures?
The wound: is left open if drainage is expected! This may be a TWO stage removal...drainage followed by excesion...You should have a better idea of the psot operative treatment plan. CONTACT the surgeon and get advice! Hope this helps! DR Z ...Read more
Yes, if immediate: It is normal to weep a small amount or watery fluid or slight blood-tinged watery fluid IMMEDIATELY after laser vein surgery (within the first couple of hours). This is the result of the tumescent anesthesia leaking through the laser puncture site in the skin or from the puncture sites made for injecting the numbing fluid (the Xylocaine (lidocaine) / Novacaine fluid used to numb the area leaking out). ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Tape irritation...: Use a mild steroid cream and keep away from more tape application. If you want to go the homeopathic route, use traumeel ointment (or cream). It is available online or at most whole foods stores. ...Read more
Yes: So in general sebaceous cysts will not every completely go away unless they are removed. This requires a minor surgery. How minor depends on the size of the cyst. These can be often be done in the office under local anesthesia if done early when they are small, however, if large enough may require more than just local anesthesia. Best is to consult with a surgeon - general or plastic surgeon. ...Read more
Cyst removal by laser surgery on bottom lip result hard scar tissue and bigger bumps after 4 weeks,doctor says it is scar tissue and go automatically.
Ct surgery may31-endoscopic...Bump on incision feels weird..Dr said scar tissue on nerve keep rubbing it will go away?
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