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Picture Of 5mm Punch Hole Scar
Yes: Absolutely it can.Get a more detailed answer ›
Not normally: Scar tissue is dificult to treat by removing it with a shave technique as it tends to grow back. Usually other techniques are used like intralesional corticosteroid injections. ...Read more
MRI: Scar tissue can look like a variety of things. It often depends on why the scar tissue is there. Previous surgery can produce scar tissue that is different looking from an old injury. In addition the location of the scar tissue can affect the appearance as well. ...Read more
Sutures from Lumbar CSF Leak Repair removed yesterday...it's ~2" long & bottom goes into top of gluteal cleft. Base looks like it's opening despite Steri Strips & Butterfly Closures. What can I do?
You should call your: surgeon for guidance but sometimes a wound can spread in spite of that type of closure if there is strain on the wound. As long as there is no drainage or reddening of the wound or any increasing pain, fevers, chills or sweats-it should be ok but check with your surgeon just to make sure. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Excision of Tumor soft tissue located deep underneath subcanteous tissue attach to outer table of skull, I'll be put to sleep for procedure I'm worrie?
I'd a neck xray & at the front base of my neck,there's a small vr white spot,shaped kinda like a bean,with a small hole on each edge of it, L & R. ???
Need to see image: I learned years ago to not interpret images without seeing them. Some radiologist on HT may want a concierge consult, but why not: get the report, ask whoever ordered the test, or even review the image with the radiologist who read the study. The Amer. College of Radiology supports seeing pt. with ?s even tho the radiologist might not like the interruption. Helping pts. is in the job description. ...Read more
Does Cordran Tape (Flurandrenolide) flatten hypertrophic scars? I am looking to reduce the appearance of a scar from tattoo removal.
No good treatment: Really the best option would be to find yourself a very skilled and gentile doctor and scrape the area flat. Now hopefully your skin heals well and does not d keloid. But you never really know. Here you need the art of medicine ...Read more
3yr old scalp scar formed large bump. Squeezed w/ light bleeding eventually a pencil eraser sized hard grizzle tissue emerged. What is it? Cause?
?foreign body: possibly injured by a object like wood and FB remained now that it is out the scar should heal ...Read more
An MRI of my knee shows a fissure of the lateral facet, nearly perpendicular, extending through the full cartilage thickness with a small focus of und?
Question? HT Prime.: I assume you have a question regarding this finding on MRI, however none is stated. If you are having symptoms & want to know treatment options, I suggest you use HealthTap Prime so you can talk to a live doctor, upload the pictures & MRI report, & discuss how the symptoms developed. That way, your doctor'll have the best information with which to give you good advice. Hope you feel better soon. ...Read more
Scar revision or laser treatment? What's best? For keloid scar, also have a mole on the scar tissue
Keloid Rx: The safest approach is silicone tape/gel (myscaraway, from walgreens/online), steroid/bleomycin injections immunosuppressant/chemotherapyagent) only in pro hands, electron-beam radiotherapy, almost never excision unless radiotherapy can be guaranteed within 24hr after excision. Be very careful or it will be made worse by cutting it! close follow up for 2yrs+ to monitor for recurrence essential! ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
My ultrasound shows there's a partial thickness articular surface tear of the supraspinatus tendon messing 4x3x9mm. What's the best way to heal it?
Dermato. Report showed that I have a dermal proliferation of small-med. Size vascular spaces w/in a fibrous stroma on my lower left leg.
Vascular: The description sounds like hemangioma, benign vascular tumor. Those usually represent no danger of malignancy. They may cause some cosmetic disturbance or occasionally some pain by pushing on nerves or adjacent structures. In those cases, small ones are amenable to liquid nitrogen treatment, while bigger ones need to be excised (taken out). ...Read more
Is topical kelocote and Mederma are good for newly formed inward scar or depressed scar ( scar 1mm depth inwardly from surface), ?
Will a big mole on central chest surgically removed leave a hypertrophic or keloid scarc? What are the risk factors?
Look at other scars: This is best determined by examining your other scars. If you tend to develop raised, red scars, you are more likely to continue. Areas on the central chest tend to have more tension when closed, meaning the scar is more likely to spread a bit (creating a slightly wider scar). You can decrease scar hypertrophy by massaging it beginning at 2 weeks after healing and by wearing sunscreen. ...Read more
Thickening: Scar tissue often appears as thickening of tissue structures in area of concern. Frequently this is associated with increased signal intensity on an MRI (whitish signal on t2 images, greyish on t1 in an area where normal structures are dark black in color). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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.
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